People's Daily Online February 10, according to the news website of the Ministry of Health, Guizhou Provincial Health Department on the 10th Bulletin, Guiyang confirmed two cases of human infection with highly pathogenic avian influenza cases, has not yet found the epidemiological association between the two cases.
The first cases on handsome a woman, 21 years old, now living Guiyang. February 2, 2013, the onset, sicker, and transferred to the intensive care unit for treatment of Guizhou Provincial People's Hospital, the morning of February 10, the Chinese Center for Disease Control review of its respiratory specimens detected, confirmed human avian influenza virus H5N1 nucleic acid positive virus isolation work in progress. Second case Cai, male, 31 years old, and now live in Guiyang. February 3, 2013, the onset, since the purchase of the drug administration is still in the doldrums, 8 am to Guiyang City Second People's Hospital for treatment and later transferred to a hospital intensive care unit for treatment, the afternoon of February 10, Guizhou Province CDC review of detection of their respiratory specimens confirmed positive for human avian influenza virus H5N1 nucleic acid.
Currently, the two cases were in critical condition, being active treatment.Epidemiological investigations have not yet found the existence of a clear history of poultry contact prior to the onset of the two cases. According to the World Health Organization of human infection of highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed case definition and diagnostic criteria, the Ministry of Health of human infection of highly pathogenic avian influenza prevention and control of the Expert Group and Guizhou Province of human infection of highly pathogenic avian influenza prevention and control in China Expert Group respectively. is determine two cases confirmed cases of human infection of highly pathogenic avian influenza.
After the outbreak, Guizhou Province, the city party committee and government attach great importance to the prevention and control measures have been taken in accordance with the relevant plans and programs, and all close contacts were under medical observation. As of now, it is not found by the medical officer abnormal clinical manifestations observed.
Acute respiratory infections of human infection of highly pathogenic avian influenza caused by influenza A H5N1 virus. The majority of patients with high fever and pneumonia, acute onset, rapid progression and high mortality. Currently, bird flu from poultry to humans, yet found sustained human-to-human transmission. Human bird flu is preventable, controllable, and curable.
Now is the time during the Chinese traditional Spring Festival. Prompted by the departments of Health, members of the public in their daily lives to pay attention to personal hygiene, enhance physical exercise, plenty of rest, avoid over exertion, avoid contact with sick or dead poultry found dead poultry birds must promptly report to the local authorities; if fever or flu-like symptoms, in a timely manner to a regular hospital.