Via Hangzhou Network, a January 20 report: Zhejiang 12 consecutive days of H7N9 bird flu new infections. The full report, Google translated:
Yesterday, the Zhejiang Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission informed the province confirmed three cases of human infection with the new H7N9 bird flu cases were from Shaoxing, Hangzhou. Up to now, the total number of new cases this year, the province has reached 23 cases, from the beginning of this month on the 8th consecutive 12 days have new infections.
Rural, suburban infected ones
Zhejiang Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission informed yesterday, three cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian flu cases newly diagnosed, namely: patient Moumou, male, 53 years old, Zhuji City, who on January 18 confirmed cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza, Hangzhou is now a hospital for treatment for severe. Patient Shao Moumou, male, 54 years old, Xiaoshan District, Hangzhou people, January 18 confirmed cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza, now a hospital for treatment of Hangzhou, is critical. Patients Wu Moumou, male, 61 years old, who Binjiang District, Hangzhou, January 19 confirmed cases of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza, and now Hangzhou, a hospital for treatment, as severe.
Reporters statistics a bit this year, 23 new patients, 8 patients from Hangzhou Xiaoshan District 4 cases, 3 cases of Riverside, Yuhang one case. Provincial Disease Control and Prevention deputy director of the interview had mentioned CHEN En-fu, who lives in rural areas, the majority of those infected suburbs, is one of the features of this epidemic. This city live animal markets strengthened monitoring and norms, but rural backyard, selling poultry to control the situation has not been good about.
With the Spring Festival approaching, live poultry transport, trade and consumption of more frequent, with live poultry market transaction urban and rural prevalence of backyard poultry in the short term is difficult to eliminate the phenomenon. CHEN En-fu, deputy director of the judgments made over the next period of time, the province of H7N9 avian influenza infection in people sporadic cases will increase.
12 consecutive days of new infections
From the beginning of this month on the 8th, the province has 12 days have new infections.
Horizontal comparison, currently the province this year, the number of new infections over Shanghai, Jiangsu, Guangdong, ranking first in the country.
Longitudinal comparison, the province in the first half last year found 46 cases of infection, have added up to a day for several days to 10 days of infected persons. The number of new infections in our province this year is half of the first half of last year, 12 days have new infections, exceeding last the longest.
With the increase in new cases, many people worry that the epidemic is worse. Zhejiang an infection, deputy director Joseph Leung explained, the increase in new cases and do not represent the epidemic worse. This virus detection sensitivity, as well as public attention for colds, fever related.