Tuesday, December 31, 2013

#H7N9 first two cases the onset of mainland tourists to Taiwan tourism

January 1, 2013

Disease Control Department on December 31 evening confirmed the first two cases of 2013 H7N9 influenza imported confirmed cases , the patient is 86 years old male membership Jiangsu mainland , Taiwan travel time of onset , is still in the intensive care unit for treatment. Experts say H7N9 comeback "no accident ."
Central Epidemic Command Center pointed out that the Changzhou City, Jiangsu Province, 86 -year-old man mainland tourists in Taiwan on December 17 inbound tourism , the 19th began loss of appetite, chest tightness phenomenon 23, 2009 , 24 am emergency medical treatment, the use of the day due to bilateral pneumonia respirator ICU stay far, the 26th vote to Tamiflu .
Among 25 patients with the same group of 22 people was December 24 return to the mainland , the patient's two daughters continued to stay in Taiwan to take care of patients , 2 per capita symptoms did not appear.
No symptoms in patients with two daughters
Command Center said the patient during the journey to Taiwan, visited Taoyuan County, Taipei City , New Taipei City , Taichung City , Chiayi City, Kaohsiung , Taitung , Hualien County and other counties famous attractions, there is no fever or journey cough , detailed travel history is being confirmed and accommodation information . Command Center has informed WHO and synchronization between the mainland and Hong Kong and Macao contact notification window .


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