Today's litany of new H7N9 case reports rolls on . . .we are at 16 and counting . . .
Less than a week after reporting their first case of the season, Jiangxi Province reports another H7N9 case, in a 48 y.o. male who is currently receiving treatment in a Nanchang hospital.
This report from the Health & Planning Commission of Jiangxi Province.
Jiangxi confirmed one case of H7N9 cases
Jiangxi Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission on January 4 briefing, Jiangxi confirmed one case of H7N9 cases. Currently, the patient's condition stable, Nanchang is a hospital for treatment.
Patients with Sun a , M, 48 years old, live in the city of Jiujiang Dean Xian. 1 Yue 3 Ri , Jiangxi Province Center for Disease Control and Prevention , Nanchang City, the patient specimens sent for review identified as H7N9 virus nucleic acid positive. Family Planning Health Ministry expert group based on clinical manifestations, laboratory tests and epidemiological findings, etc., to diagnose the patient as H7N9 cases.