15:29 'December 14, 2009
Destruction of infected birds die of influenza A (H5N1). Photo: PT
DBP - In case of death due to influenza A/H5N1 on November 30 after eating more duck soup Because of Van Minh, 14 teams Pom Middle, Sam Mun commune, Dien Bien make endless story. Test results after the departure of a sudden cousin Minh City (also the same pathological symptoms) were the Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology central positive with confirmed influenza A/H5N1. [??] The sample birds from two families of patients dying from acute respiratory failure suspected influenza A/H5N1: Luong Van God, the Panh, and Luong Thanh Luong Thi Lau, Cuong commune, Pa Thom commune are positive calculated with influenza A/H5N1. Test results led team of health workers from central to local levels raised concerns about the ability to match the influenza virus A/H1N1 and influenza A/H5N1 virus risk are very close.
Risk of influenza combine two services
Dr. Nguyen Tran Hien, Director of Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology of the central receiving medical forum on 7 / 12: "The risk of a combination of influenza virus A/H1N1 and influenza A/H5N1 virus is coming very close. We Vietnamese Men full-risk condition for the reality. Check the flocks are raised by families of patients dying from influenza A/H5N1 first in Sam Mun, and patients die in suspected influenza A/H5N1 Thanh Luong and Pa Thom (Dien Bien) results for see: all poultry infected with influenza A/H5N1. "Thus, the first in Vietnam, the same time, influenza A/H1N1 and influenza A/H5N1 occurred in a community population, in both human and AI "said Nguyen Tran Hien stressed.
According to statistics from the Department of Health: Up to December 12, Dien Bien has ca 675 influenza A (number of patients from the hospital treatment of 670 ca) including 15 positive for influenza A/H1N1 ca. Most patients with influenza A/H1N1 age students, the schools, the risk of infection in the community high. Currently in Hospital Provincial, Regional Clinic The Phu (Dien Bien) has five ca influenza A/H1N1 being treated and the results are very encouraging.
Now with influenza A/H5N1, immediately after the first patient death, health center with the provincial Preventive Health Center of Dien Bien district coordination with the District Veterinary culled poultry family illness Because of Van Minh, Luong Van God, Luong Thi Lau. The process deployed outbreak: Template toxic disinfection around the outbreak of communal Sam Mun, Thanh Luong , Pa Fragrant; strengthen surveillance, early detection of avian influenza to promptly handle not to spread to humans. Hygiene team epidemiological investigation, make a list, monitor the health of people exposed to the three patients with suspected influenza A/H5N1 (for adults follow health after 14 days of children under the age of 15 after 21 days ) by measuring the temperature every day, if a fever above 38 0 C, with clinical manifestations of respiratory inflammation long will treatment, isolation, avoiding the spread cumA/H5N1 community.
People still ignore information flu A/H5N1
It also announced the end of avian influenza (H5N1) a few weeks ago. Types of poultry: chickens, ducks are sold back is listed in the Center City, giving you Phu (Dien Bien). People still use bare hands to check the health chickens, ducks before you buy, sell; no mask, not disinfect ... Buyer birds still winter, despite the information that patients die from influenza A/H5N1 in the area. It looks like service where influenza A/H5N1 is still distant, not related to the culinary needs. Poultry prices cheaper than before 10-15 trillion VND / kg, especially duck, duck so as to attract consumers. Here then, the restaurant at Dien Bien Phu City, Dien Bien (center outbreak) still have thousands more soup, duck, dish "khoái export" of god and still crowded.
Patient died on November 30 true influenza A/H5N1 and 2 patients suspected deaths related to influenza A/H5N1 avian influenza (bird samples taken at the family were victims of Hygiene and Epidemiology Institute Central tested positive for influenza A/H5N1). [??] Health sector to promote communication through the first surveillance in geographical areas, can not recommend people ignore the avian influenza risk is spread to humans is very high. Each of raising awareness, subject high alert for influenza A/H5N1 and influenza A/H1N1 translated by diet and hygiene, not eating more soup, comply with strict disinfection procedures, sanitation target poisoning outbreaks . When there is bird flu, to immediately report to veterinary outbreaks destroyed; avoid regret that order cheap poultry slaughtering, selling to fund research, work hard dispersed influenza A/H5N1 virus infection risk spread to humans. Currently, the provincial general hospital is still monitoring and emergency patients with a acute respiratory failure, the warning bell service influenza A/H5N1 and influenza A / H1N1 are very close.