Via Guangzhou Ribao: Guangdong 1 new cases of human infection with H7N9. A Google translation:
Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province on December 15 briefing, Guangdong Province, one case of human infection with the new H7N9 avian influenza. Hemou patient, male, 39 years old, Nanchong City, Sichuan Province, who now live in Fenggang Town, Dongguan City. December 14, Dongguan Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention throat swab specimens of patients infected with human H7N9 avian influenza nucleic acid as positive. December 15 provinces by the CDC to review the results for the same. Currently patient in critical condition.
Ministry of Health and Family Planning Commission after receiving the report, the night that sent the provincial CDC, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Dongguan experts to assist in the investigation and treatment of patients. Provinces expert group to rescue the patient, and conduct epidemiological investigations immediately on 53 close contacts were under medical observation, given the anti-flu drug Tamiflu to prevent, not currently found exception.
Government quickly made arrangements for the prevention and control work, requiring all localities and departments vigilant and strictly implement human infection with H7N9 avian influenza prevention and control tasks. Medical institutions to further strengthen the case for unexplained fever outpatient monitoring and investigation work, so early detection, early diagnosis and early treatment.
Industry and commerce departments should strengthen the management of live poultry markets, strictly to "1, washing, cleaning a week, closed in January," the source of live poultry traceability problems early efforts to interrupt transmission channels.