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China - 1 new H7N9 avian flu case in Chenzhou, Hunan province - February 9, 2017 - patient improving

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  • China - 1 new H7N9 avian flu case in Chenzhou, Hunan province - February 9, 2017 - patient improving

    Due to the onset date, this is a new case.

    It is very unusual for "nosocomial" to be mentioned in any article.

    A case of severe human infection with H7N9 avian influenza in Chenzhou, Hunan province

    2017-02-09 18:26:48
    Source: China News Network

    Successful treatment of a case of severe human infection H7N9 avian influenza patients in Chenzhou, Hunan Province
      Chenzhou, Hunan Province, 9th People 's Hospital announced on the 9th, in the hospital for the rescue of severe human infection H7N9 bird flu patients Zhu, after careful treatment of the disease has been stable (Xinhua News Agency reporter Chen Zhixiong) , Choose the day will be transferred to the general ward. This is this year, Chenzhou City, the first successful treatment of severe cases of human infection H7N9 avian influenza patients.

      According to reports, 47-year-old Zhu Department of Zhuzhou, Chenzhou Guiyang, January 30, slaughtered a live chickens, followed by high fever symptoms, the highest temperature of 39 ℃, in the local clinic after treatment, still high fever. February 5, the patient began to cough, sputum, accompanied by sore throat and joint pain, to the Affiliated Hospital of Shannan College. The admissions of doctors to consider the performance of patients with pneumonia, and a history of contact with live birds, bird flu may not rule out the diagnosis of human infection by H7N9 avian influenza.

      The same day, Zhu transferred to the First People's Hospital of Chenzhou City, ICU into the three areas of treatment. The first time the hospital hospital-wide expert consultation, the establishment of expert groups to develop a detailed rescue treatment program, and the establishment of special medical special care group, to take effective treatment measures for treatment.

      After careful treatment, at present, patients with Zhu 's condition has improved, no serious complications, nor nosocomial infection.

      Chenzhou First People's Hospital, said Huang Renbin, H7N9 avian flu can prevent and cure, do a good job in scientific prevention, but also do not have to worry too much tension. Avian influenza virus in 70 ℃ above the high temperature will lose its activity, therefore, poultry meat products in the case of steamed sausage can be safe to eat, but the dead animal or found dead animal is not edible. "If there is a recent history of contact with poultry, once fever, sore throat, cough and other flu-like symptoms, be sure to regular medical institutions as soon as possible, and timely contact the birds about the history of the doctor.