Title: China, Beijing number of human cases of H7N9 influenza continue to rise: 13 cases so far this year.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human cases in Beijing.
Source: Local Media, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.
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China, Beijing number of human cases of H7N9 influenza continue to rise: 13 cases so far this year
Beijing News reporter (reporter Dai Xuan) the Beijing CDC, Beijing yesterday added a human case of H7N9 flu.
Since January 2017, 13 cases of H7N9 were reported in Beijing, 7 of which were local cases and 6 cases were imported.
The survey found that 7 of local cases had live birds or live poultry market exposure history before disease onset (3 cases of dead bird contact history), and 5 cases had contact with mobile vendors to buy live birds.
For the other 2 cases exposure history is under investigation.
Keywords: Beijing; China; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.