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China - 1 new H7N9 case in Baoji, Shaanxi - May 6, 2017 - died

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  • China - 1 new H7N9 case in Baoji, Shaanxi - May 6, 2017 - died

    Xi'an, May 6 (Reporter Tian Jin) Baoji City, Shaanxi Province, Health and Family Planning Bureau disclosed on the 6th, a local male patients with biological specimens by the Shaanxi Provincial Center for Disease Control, the National Influenza Reference Laboratory review for the H7N9 virus nucleic acid Positive, is the city's first confirmed H7N9 cases, but also the province of Shaanxi province 3 cases.
    According to reports, the patient to a male, 31 years old. April 28 from the cough, fever, shortness of breath and other symptoms, in the local community clinics after treatment ineffective. May 4 morning in the People's Liberation Army 537 hospital chest CT examination for pneumonia and real change, noon to Baoji high-tech people's hospital. May 5 patients gradually exacerbated by the municipal expert group after consultation with a high degree of suspicion of H7N9 cases, namely, patients with pulmonary alveolar lavage fluid samples sent to Baoji City CDC for pathogen detection. 17:21, CDC reported H7N9 virus nucleic acid PCR test results were positive, and the specimens sent to Shaanxi Province CDC to review and confirm. Baoji City Health Bureau with the patient to the city designated hospitals (city center hospital) negative pressure ward rescue, 22:15, the patient died due to multiple organ failure. May 6 0:12,