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#Avian #Influenza #H7N9 in #China: Preventing the Next #SARS (@WHO, Apr. 2 ‘17)

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20 Apr 2017

#China, #Beijing number of #human cases of #H7N9 #influenza continue to rise: 13 cases so far this year (Apr. 20 ‘17)

 

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

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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.

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Keywords: Beijing; China; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.

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