Weihai city of Shandong province found a case of H7N9 avian flu
Apr. 11, 2017 Weihai city confirmed a case of H7N9 avian flu. The patient is 60-year-old Male, and under treatment in a hospital.
After diagnosis of the patient, Weihai city's Medical and Health authority(s) are developing epidemiological studyepidemiological study, sample collection and tracing close contacts based upon National Requirement. No ILI symptom shown as yet.
Based upon Prevention and controlling requirement, goverenment of Weihai city held H7N9 prevention and controlling meeting and decided to close live poultry market in the region for the time being. The market(s) will be opened after completion of sterilization and cleaning up.