H7N9, Shanghai: One new acute birdflu case; four retrospectively diagnosed cases
Apr. 16, 2013 10:13 Source: Xinmin Net - Original title: Shanghai confirmed human infection with the H7N9 avian flu increased to 30 cases of four people have been recovered and 11 people were killed
[Xinmin network exclusive reports] City Health and Family Planning Commission informed today (April 16), the city new confirmed cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza cases, retrospective diagnosis of five cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases.- -------
As of today (April 16) 17:00, Shanghai were found in 30 cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases, including 11 deaths, 15 cases are being treated in isolation, four patients have been discharged.
The new confirmed cases are as follows:
Patients Zhang, male, 47 years old, the people of Shanghai. The patients body aches, fatigue, fever, April 10 and self-medication. Symptoms and no relief to the April 11 City Hospital for treatment, April 15, was diagnosed with pneumonia and admitted to hospital. April 15, City CDC test results for the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive.
In accordance with the relevant requirements, the City Health and Family Planning Commission to discuss the cases, the organization of municipal clinical expert diagnosis of the cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases.
Patients are under active treatment. After investigation, the close contacts of cases of a total of 21 people, have been implemented under medical observation, up to now, were not unusual.
The retrospective diagnosis confirmed cases are as follows:
On April 15, the City Health and Family Planning Commission, then the national CDC letter informed case samples submitted to the national CDC Shanghai Fifth People's Hospital in late March, detected four cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza virus-positive cases.
Isolated from samples of which 2 cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza virus, 2 cases of convalescent serum antibody titers were more than four times higher.
City Health and Family Planning Organization of municipal clinical expert group to discuss these cases, the diagnosis of human infection confirmed cases of the H7N9 avian flu.
In these four cases, two patients died, two patients have been cured.
After investigation, the close contacts of the confirmed cases of 34 people, according to epidemiological retrospective survey were not unusual.
April 15, the City-guard Planning Commission for a letter from the health department of Hunan Province Bulletin, March 16, a child with his parents from Shanghai to Changsha City, Hunan Province, March 17 flu-like symptoms, and treatment at a local hospital and sampling send the national CDC detect the results of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive. Clinical expert group organized by the local health administrative departments to discuss the cases, the diagnosis of the cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases. The children took place on March 19 to return to Shanghai with his parents and has recovered.
Notification of pick Hunan Province, the Shanghai Health and Family Planning Organization experts to discuss, confirm that the cases for the city retrospective of confirmed cases of the H7N9 avian influenza virus infection. After investigation, the close contacts of the confirmed cases, according to the epidemiological retrospective survey, were not unusual.
(Xinmin Network reporter Li Xin)