H7N9, Fujian: A new confirmed birdflu case-
2013 04 28, 2011 21:15 Source: Fujian Provincial Health Bureau website
Fujian Provincial Health Bureau Bulletin, April 28, Fujian reported one new case of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases as of April 28 at 18 pm.
Up to now, the province has found two cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases with no deaths. Not found an epidemiological association between the two cases.
Newly discovered patients are as follows:
Patients travel a male, aged 80, Fuzhou, Yang Fuqing City, the town of farmers. At 9:40 on April 27 patients chief complaint of "repeated coughing for 10 days, two days of fever, wheezing, shortness of breath long time" treatment in Fuqing City Hospital. At 14:40 on the 28th, Fujian Center for Disease Control reports the results of laboratory tests for the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive. In accordance with the relevant requirements, in the afternoon of the 28th, the Fujian Provincial Health Bureau organized the provincial-level expert group to discuss the cases, the experts based on the clinical performance of laboratory testing and epidemiological data, the diagnosis of the cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases . At present, the case is in critical condition, being active treatment.
After investigation, the close contacts of the cases of a total of 33 people, abnormalities were found so far. (Provincial Health Department Information Office)