Hebei occurred one case of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases
July 20, 2013 22:19:13 Source: Xinhua 0
Xinhua Shijiazhuang on July 20 (Reporter Gong Zhihong) reporter learned from the Health Department of Hebei Province, Hebei Province, the 20th pick Beijing Health Bureau Bulletin, one case was diagnosed in Hebei Province to Beijing for treatment of patients infected with human H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases.
Patients from Langfang City, female, aged 61, on July 10 in patients with cough, fever and other symptoms, the 13th doctor in Langfang City, a community hospital, 14-day visit to China Pipeline Bureau, Langfang General Hospital, diagnosed with severe pneumonia, symptomatic treatment without improvement. Patients in at 14:38 on July 18 by the local 120 referral to Beijing Chaoyang Hospital. July 20, the Beijing Municipal Center for Disease Control laboratory review, test results for the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive. Conduct of this case by the Beijing expert consultation, diagnosis of the human cases of H7N9 avian influenza infection. The patient in critical condition, are receiving treatment in Beijing.
After receiving notification, Hebei Health Department immediately sent a work team to the onset of the epidemic guidance to assist in emergency work and organize experts to carry out risk assessments, analyzing the epidemic situation. Currently, Langfang city health department is implementing a patient in close contact tracing and medical observation, surveillance and other emergency measures.