Via Nanfang Ribao: Shenzhen's first bird flu patient's condition did not improve the current H7N9 mutation. Excerpt from a Google translation:
on the 19th, Shenzhen confirmed the first case of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza cases, because patients in critical condition has been a subject of concern. Yesterday afternoon, the reporter from the Shenzhen Third People's Hospital informed patients anti-viral and anti-bacterial co-infection treatment significantly yesterday, is already out of the ventilator, reduce inflammation of lung infection, the condition began to improve, also spoke.
18, the patient was admitted to the EU in a Third People's Hospital of Shenzhen, is already fever, cough, sputum, wheezing nine days, but the disease also increased two days. Shenzhen people infected with H7N9 avian influenza medical care clinical team leader, the Third People's Hospital Zhoubo Ping told reporters that the patients admitted to the hospital, his condition is more serious, symptoms of respiratory failure, need the support of the ventilator, conscious but can not speak normally, this is mainly because the infection of H7N9 avian influenza. So, he immediately clinical expert Tamiflu antiviral treatment, and the effect is very good.
In addition, because patient with low immunity, he has severe secondary bacterial infection, medically known as sepsis. Because of this bacteria (superbugs) resistant to common antibiotics, domestic clinical use of antibiotics are no effect, through laboratory testing determined that only the use of more advanced antibiotics. Hospital exclusively through pharmaceutical companies, the purchase of antibiotics produced in the U.S. from Hong Kong, the patient treatment. "Before the patient's condition so serious that there has been a dual infection." 周伯平 said, two days before the Group of Experts main goal of treatment is the treatment caused due to bacterial secondary infections.
12:30 yesterday, the group conducted a clinical consultation for patients and found that the patient's condition has improved significantly, although the lungs, chest and some bacteria, but bacteria in the blood has been clear, and the absorption of lung lesions, inflammation significantly reduced.
Thus, the group of patients so that patients from the ventilator, also unplug the trachea, "post from the ventilator, the patient can self-breathing, oxygen and a good index, the patient awake consciousness, very quiet and smooth, you can speak. "Zhoubo Ping said," From the current situation, anti-bacterial infection treatment effect is good. "