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    changzhou.gov. reported 2 Human H7N9 cases on 7 Nov 14 with no details

    http://cznd.changzhou.gov.cn/html/cz...07/177005.html

    Now it has been reported by CHP....

    CHP notified of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland

    The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) today (November 15) received notification from the National Health and Family Planning Commission of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) affecting a woman aged 54 in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and a woman aged 45 in Jiangsu. The 54-year-old woman passed away early this month.

    To date, 443 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) have been confirmed on the Mainland in Zhejiang (139 cases), Guangdong (109 cases), Jiangsu (58 cases), Shanghai (41 cases), Hunan (24 cases), Fujian (22 cases), Anhui (17 cases), Jiangxi (eight cases), Beijing (five cases), Shandong (five cases), Henan (four cases), Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (four cases), Guangxi (three cases), Jilin (two cases), Guizhou (one case) and Hebei (one case).

    "Locally, we will remain vigilant and work closely with the World Health Organization and relevant health authorities to monitor the latest developments," a spokesman for the DH said.

    "In view of cases confirmed on the Mainland, members of the public should maintain good personal, food and environmental hygiene at all times during travel," the spokesman urged.

    "All boundary control points have implemented disease prevention and control measures. Thermal imaging systems are in place for body temperature checks of inbound travellers. Suspected cases will be immediately referred to public hospitals for follow-up investigation," the spokesman added.

    Regarding health education for travellers, the display of posters and broadcast of health messages in departure and arrival halls, environmental health inspection and provision of regular updates to the travel industry via meetings and correspondence are proceeding.

    Travellers, especially those returning from avian influenza-affected areas with fever or respiratory symptoms, should immediately wear masks, seek medical attention and reveal their travel history to doctors. Healthcare professionals should pay special attention to patients who might have had contact with poultry, birds or their droppings in affected areas.

    The public should remain vigilant and take heed of the advice against avian influenza below:

    * Do not visit live poultry markets and farms. Avoid contact with poultry, birds and their droppings;
    * If contact has been made, thoroughly wash hands with soap;
    * Avoid entering areas where poultry may be slaughtered and contact with surfaces which might be contaminated by droppings of poultry or other animals;
    * Poultry and eggs should be thoroughly cooked before eating;
    * Wash hands frequently with soap, especially before touching the mouth, nose or eyes, handling food or eating; after going to the toilet or touching public installations or equipment (including escalator handrails, elevator control panels and door knobs); and when hands are dirtied by respiratory secretions after coughing or sneezing;
    * Cover the nose and mouth while sneezing or coughing, hold the spit with a tissue and put it into a covered dustbin;
    * Avoid crowded places and contact with fever patients; and
    * Wear masks when respiratory symptoms develop or when taking care of fever patients.
    Ends/Saturday, November 15, 2014
    Issued at HKT 17:42

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    CHP notified of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland
    http://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/2...1411150793.htm

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    Re: CHP notified of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland 15 Nov 2014

    Veterinary] strict prevention and control of avian flu H7N9 my town , Date: 2014-11-07 Source: xixiashu Town Views: 4

    The morning of November 6, District Animal Health Authority held an emergency meeting barangays veterinary station chief, informed occurred in the city of two cases of human infection with avian influenza, also asked the station to ensure that bird flu prevention and control work must be put in place.
    November 7 morning I stood in the spirit of the conference area animals supervise its work: a serious investigation of the town three poultry farmers market dealers, told dealers must take effective measures to purchase from the source, you must purchase with the "Animal Quarantine compliance certification "of live poultry, while each business households paid disinfectants and disinfection guide their specifications. 2. do the inspections of poultry farmers of the town, in accordance with the requirements of the immunization program to do prevention work, all dead bird must be harmless, strict site disinfection, pay close attention to the epidemic dynamics.

    http://cznd.changzhou.gov.cn/html/cz...07/177005.html

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      Re: CHP notified of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland 15 Nov 2014

      MSAR Xinjiang and Jiangsu diagnosed two cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian flu

      2014-11-15 21:35:00 Source: Health Bureau

      Health Bureau said, according to the health department notified the Mainland, Xinjiang and Jiangsu diagnosed two cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza.

      According to the briefing refers the patient was 54-year-old woman in Xinjiang, living in Shihezi City, October 19 onset, November 1 death;

      patient was 45-year-old woman, Jiangsu, living in Changzhou City, November 3 disease, has been hospitalized, Now a slight illness, history of exposure to poultry before the onset.

      At present a total of 457 cases of human infection with the H7N9 confirmed cases of avian influenza, of which at least 161 cases of death. Area local infections since October 1, 2014 appear include: Beijing, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and Jiangsu. .......

      http://www.gcs.gov.mo/showNews.php?P...83706&Member=0

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        Re: China - Woman, 45, confirmed H7N9 case - Jiangsu province

        Please see http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/sho...877#post558877

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