Guangdong Province reported one new fatal case of human infection with avian influenza H7N9 virus
2014-03-05 17:17:46 / Ministry of Health and Family Planning Commission
Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province on March 5 briefing, the Guangzhou new confirmed cases of H7N9 avian influenza case of human infection.
The case is a male, 75 years old, Guangzhou locals live in Panyu District, Guangzhou City. Due to multiple organ failure died on March 1; confirmed retrospectively on March 3.
An earlier Foshan City case, confirmed on February 5, was discharged on February 28; a Guangzhou case, confimred on February 11, was discharged on February 27; a February 14 confirmed case also was discharged on February 28.
A Guangzhou case confirmed on February 19, died after developing multiple organ failure on March 2.
On March 4 Department of Health received notification of a confirmed case of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza. The Patient is a female, a year and a half, long-term resident in Hong Kong, was 5 to 27 February to live in Shunde District, has been cured. Shunde District Health health department has carried out epidemiological investigations and close contacts under medical observation.