6 December 2019

Two more H7N9 human cases in Guangdong, Jiangsu, Xinhua says

Two more human cases of H7N9 bird flu have been confirmed in Guangdong and Jiangsu provinces, Xinhua news agency reported Thursday, citing local health authorities. These are a 51-year-old farmer in Foshan who was taken ill on Dec. 31 and a 54-year-old Nanjing resident who was diagnosed with the virus on Jan. 7. As of Wednesday, Guangdong had reported 10 H7N9 human infections since August.

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