Date
20 October 2017

Eight more H7N9 human cases reported, govt says

China has confirmed eight more cases of H7N9 human infection, provincial health authorities said Tuesday. One patient was reported in Jiangsu, taking the provincial tally to nine this year. A patient in Wuxi city died on Feb. 1. Guangdong province reported three new cases in Zhaoqing, Huizhou and Ynagjiang including two deaths on Monday. Zhejiang had four more confirmed cases, two in critical condition, bringing the provincial total to 67.

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