The Centre for Health Protection has issued a March 25 news release: CHP notified of an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland. Excerpt:
The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) yesterday (March 24) received notification of an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shenzhen affecting a man aged 49 from the Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province. He is now hospitalised for treatment.
As of yesterday, a total of 389 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) have been confirmed in the Mainland, including Zhejiang (138 cases), Guangdong (93 cases), Jiangsu (44 cases), Shanghai (41 cases), Fujian (21 cases), Hunan (19 cases), Anhui (ten cases), Jiangxi (six cases), Beijing (four cases), Henan (four cases), Guangxi (three cases), Shandong (three cases), Guizhou (one case, imported from Zhejiang), Hebei (one case) and Jilin (one case).