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China - 1 new H7N9 case in Jilin province, 1st case in Jilin province this year - April 22, 2017

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  • China - 1 new H7N9 case in Jilin province, 1st case in Jilin province this year - April 22, 2017

    Jilin diagnosed its first H7N9 Avian Flu case this year:

    Apr. 22, 2017

    HFPC of Jilin province announced Tonghua city diagnosed an H7N9 case after retested by provincial CDC. This is the first H7N9 case in Jilin this year 2017.

    The patient is ;
    Surname: (Not opened)
    Sex: Male
    Age: 34 years old.
    Diagnosed Date: Apr. 22, 2017
    Living place: Tonghua city, Jilin province
    Current Situation: Critical, treated in a designated hospital


    Jilin Province found the first case of human infection H7N9 confirmed cases
    Published: 2017-04-22 Source: Emergency Office
      April 22, Jilin Province Health and Health Committee informed the Jilin Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention H7N9 virus nucleic acid review, Tonghua City found a case of human infection H7N9 confirmed cases, which is the first case of human infection in Jilin Province H7N9 confirmed cases. The patient is male, 34 years old, is currently designated hospitals for isolation treatment, critically ill.
      Experts remind the general public, people infected with H7N9 can prevent, control, can rule, the public should be rational treatment, do not panic. In daily life, we should pay attention to cultivating healthy diet and lifestyle, strengthen physical exercise, fever and respiratory symptoms, to timely access to regular medical institutions.
    Last edited by sharon sanders; April 22, 2017, 10:25 PM. Reason: format

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    CHANGCHUN, April 24 (Xinhua) -- Northeast China's Jilin has reported the province's first human infection of the H7N9 strain of bird flu.
    A 34-year-old male patient from Tonghua city is in severe condition and receiving treatment in hospital, according to the provincial health and family planning commission.
    H7N9 is a bird flu strain first reported to have infected humans in China in March 2013. Infections are most likely to occur in winter and spring.
    Disease control and prevention experts have said that the H7N9 virus cannot not be transmitted from person to person.
    Experts recommend that people avoid contact with dead and live poultry, and only buy poultry with quarantine certificates.


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      CHP closely monitors human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Jilin
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      The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (April 24) closely monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Jilin, and again urged the public to maintain strict personal, food and environmental hygiene both locally and during travel.

      According to the Health and Family Planning Commission of Jilin Province, the male patient from Tonghua City, aged 34, has been hospitalised for management and his condition is critical now.