Wednesday, January 8, 2014

#H7N9 China Guangdong New Case 51(F) Foshan City

January 8, 2014

Jan. 8, Foshan Electric (Cheng Jingwei), Guangdong Province, Foshan municipal government of external communications, said the 8th at noon, Foshan 1 new confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 avian flu, which is the second case of human infection of H7N9 confirmed recently in Foshan cases, experts estimate there are sporadic cases do not rule out the possibility of Foshan.

Patients Choi, female, 51 years old, Jiujiang Town, Nanhai District, Foshan City people. The evening of 31 December 2013 the incidence, January 3, 2014 at noon in the First People's Hospital of Foshan City, admitted to hospital, give "Tamiflu" treatment. December 31, 2013 afternoon, the patient went to the vegetable market to buy a home of their own chickens slaughtered. Local health departments have been in close contact for 21 medical observation and found no abnormalities.

According to the Guangdong Provincial Planning Commission, the 6th Methodist Bulletin, January 3 in the afternoon, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical College, 1 cases living in Lishui Town, Nanhai District, Foshan City, the detection and diagnosis of human infection by the H7N9 bird flu, the patient was 47 year old man, engaged in the sale and transport of poultry, currently in critical condition.

Foshan municipal government said that according to the survey, two cases occurred in the city of Foshan were sporadic cases, no association epidemiology, public health departments of these two cases were all close contacts under medical observation, No abnormality was found.

It is reported Foshan epidemic prevention and control work leading group of cases related to the outbreak have been deployed to deal with emergencies, to treat the patient, Jiujiang Town, Nanhai District has taken measures such as the suspension of live poultry trade Luopu, Yi Feng two related markets, a comprehensive cleaning and disinfection.

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