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  • China - Hunan CDC announces 1 new H5N6 avian flu case in Zhuzhou City - April 23, 2016

    Hunan discovered case of human infection cases of H5N6 epidemic does not occur, experts say

    2016-04-25 08:42 Source: Red Net - Xiaoxiang Morning News



      From the beginning to the end of the year, H7N9 circle of friends reported incident cases, every few days there is "crying wolf", disinformation sound one after another, far more than the actual number of rumors confirmed cases. "However, the circle of friends active in a new face H5N6, really is not rumor, is really running out of hand in glove with H7N9 after the avian influenza virus H5N1 and H6N6 reassortant, 'born' out of the 'Son' is called H5N6. As currently, the diagnosis of H5N6 avian influenza cases, though few, but high mortality. "April 24, the provincial CDC, Dr. Liu Fuqiang, director of the emergency office said.
      Hunan CDC Bulletin, April 19 in a hospital in Hunan Province reported a case of unexplained pneumonia cases, after repeated sampling, Changsha City, Hunan Province Disease Prevention and Control Center and repeated testing, the evening of April 20 in the case of the respiratory tract samples of H5N6 avian influenza virus nucleic acid detection, April 22 review by the Chinese Center for disease control confirmed, cases of human infection of H5N6 is determined that the case.
      Patients, female, 11 years old, Zhuzhou City Lusong people, conscious discomfort April 11, 13 to a hospital in Hunan Province, the "heat check for" income homes. After admission aggravated sexual disease, 18 turn ICU treatment. Comprehensive treatment, the patient's condition is now gradually improving. At present, all close contacts of cases were fever, cough and other flu-like symptoms. Experts judged that the lower the risk of transmission of the virus at this stage. Dr. Liu Fuqiang, and now the country's H7N9 and H5N6 epidemic is still in occasional sporadic situation.

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    zhttp://www.hn.xinhuanet.com/2016-04/25/c_1118721024.htm






  • sharon sanders
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    Recovering....

    Hunan bird flu in children removed from medical isolation most want to eat potato and eggplant


    2016-04-28 14:09:04 Source: Red Net Author: Zheng Yi Yang Yao Jiaqi Li Qi Editor: Manman

    Second Department of Critical Care Medicine Xiao Juan matron dressed in ordinary clothes in the ward feeding children soup Xiao - Li Qishe
      Red Net News Changsha, April 28 (time news correspondent correspondent Yang Yi Zheng Yao Jiaqi Li Qi) April 28, Hunan Provincial Children's Hospital, Second Department of Critical Care Medicine, came the good news, the country's first human infection with the H5N6 avian influenza Xiao children with severe twice deep sputum tested negative for the virus nucleic acid, to relieve respiratory isolation standards. This also means struggling to survive 15 days, Xiao children succeed, "released", the official lifting of medical isolation. Goodbye "Astronaut," You are my memories of the angels  , "I want to stand the best one post!" 28 morning 7:30, Hunan Provincial Children's Hospital, Second Department of Critical Care Medicine isolation ward after night guard, Juan intensive care nurse with the positive fill nursing records. She was wearing full protective clothing, though some clumsy action, but did not affect her seriously. As a final special care, Juan said, wearing this "spacesuit", Xiao accompany children to meet the new beginning, a lifetime memories.

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    zhttp://health.rednet.cn/c/2016/04/28/3971860.htm

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  • sharon sanders
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    26 April 2016
    CHP notified of additional human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Hunan
    The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) was notified of an additional human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Hunan by the National Health and Family Planning Commission today (April 26), and again urged the public to maintain strict personal, food and environmental hygiene both locally and during travel.
    The case involves an 11-year-old girl who lives in Zhuzhou, Hunan. With history of poultry contact before onset, the patient developed fever on April 11 and was admitted to a local hospital the next day. She is now in stable condition.
    From 2014 to date, a total of 12 human cases of avian influenza A(H5N6) have been reported by the Mainland health authorities.
    "All novel influenza A infections, including H5N6, are statutory notifiable infectious diseases in Hong Kong," a spokesman for the CHP said.
    "We will remain vigilant and work closely with the World Health Organization and relevant health authorities to monitor the latest developments," the spokesman said.
    The DH's Port Health Office conducts health surveillance measures at all boundary control points. Thermal imaging systems are in place for body temperature checks on inbound travellers. Suspected cases will be immediately referred to public hospitals for follow-up.

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    http://www.chp.gov.hk/en/view_content/44517.html

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  • sharon sanders
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    Hunan discovered case of human infection cases of H5N6

    Author: Anonymous Source: Center Emergency Office Hits: 264 Update Time: 2016-4-23

    April 19, 2016 in a hospital in Hunan Province reported a case of unexplained pneumonia cases, after repeated sampling, Changsha City, Hunan Province Disease Prevention and Control Center and repeated testing, the evening of April 20 in the detection of H5N6 cases in the lower respiratory tract samples avian influenza virus nucleic acid, April 22 by the Chinese Center for disease control reexamination. Based on clinical manifestations of cases, laboratory tests and epidemiological findings, determined that the cases of human infection of H5N6 cases.

    Patients, female, 11 years old, Zhuzhou City Lusong people, conscious discomfort April 11, 13 to a hospital in Hunan Province, the "heat check for" income homes. After admission aggravated sexual disease, 18 turn ICU treatment. After a comprehensive anti-infection treatment, mechanical ventilation, immunomodulators, symptomatic support, now the patient's condition gradually improved.

    H5N6 avian-derived influenza virus is a virus, limited its ability to infect humans, there is no evidence of sustained human-to-human transmission. At present, all close contacts of cases were fever, cough and other flu-like symptoms. Experts judged that the lower the risk of transmission of the virus at this stage.

    http://www.hncdc.com/Article/ShowArt...ArticleID=8280

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