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Friday, April 12, 2013
Shanghai 2 Latest Confirmed & 1 Death Detailed Article
2 new cases as follows:
Patients Shen, male, 53 years old, the people of Shanghai, freelance.Feels unwell patients on April 3, chills, fever on April 5, Go to Jiading District Nanxiang hospital, the diagnosis of upper respiratory tract infection.April 10 patients sicker, Ruijin Hospital North hospital, diagnosed with severe pneumonia.April 11, City CDC test results for the H7N9 bird flu virus nucleic acid positive.City Health and Family Planning Commission organized municipal clinical expert group to discuss the cases in accordance with the relevant requirements, the diagnosis of the cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenzaconfirmedcases.Patients are under active treatment.After investigation, the close contacts of the cases and a total of three, have been implemented under medical observation, so far not found exception.
Patients with a certain segment, male, 86 years old, the people of Shanghai, retirees.Patients with symptoms on April 3, April 6 to Yangpu District, East hospital doctor diagnosed as right lower pneumonia day, admitted to the hospital by the City East.April 11, City CDC test results for the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive.Organization of municipal clinical expert group in accordance with the relevant requirements, the City Health and Family Planning Commission to discuss the cases, the diagnosis of the cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases.Patients are medically stable, in being active treatment.After investigation, the close contacts of the cases there were 13 people, have been implemented under medical observation, so far not found exception.
In addition, human infection with the H7N9 avian flu was confirmed on April 6 Zhou died on April 11, the rescue is invalid.