Zhejiang new cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza cases
Date :2013 -04-23 Source: Health Department Views: 263 Font Size: [medium and small]
Zhejiang Provincial Health Department
April 23, 2013
Zhejiang Provincial Health Department Bulletin, April 23 as of April 23 at 15:00, Zhejiang Province, add two cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza.
Patients, Mr. Hong, male, 84 years old, retired, Hangzhou, onset on April 15, Hangzhou, a hospital for treatment.
Song patients, male, aged 62, farmer, Hangzhou, onset on April 15, now a hospital for treatment.
By the provincial CDC testing, specimens of 2 patients are infected with the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive. My Office experts on the patient's clinical manifestations, epidemiological data and laboratory test results are discussed, and diagnosis of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases. Currently, two patients were seriously ill, the hospital is under active treatment.
On the morning of April 23, critically ill patients diagnosed in the 17th Zhao (male, 86 years old, retired, Hangzhou) due to further deterioration, she died.
At present, the province has confirmed 42 cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza patients, 6 patients died of his wounds, two cases were cured, 34 patients are still hospitalized.