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Two H7N9 Cases Reported In Henan Province
Recombinomics Commentary 04:45
April 14, 2013

The patients named Ma, male, 34 years old, Kaifeng Weishi County Bridge countryman, chef. April 6, chest tightness, anorexia patients with fever, cough, sputum, etc., to the Weishi County People's Hospital for treatment and hospitalization. April 9, the patient's symptoms aggravated Huaihe Hospital, Kaifeng, go to "severe pneumonia", a 3-year history of hypertension patients. The patient in critical condition
Patients Zhang, male, 65 years old, current address Zhoukou City Chuanhui farmers, more opportunities for contact with poultry. April 8 patients with no obvious incentive fever, cough, sputum, April 10 to Zhoukou City hospital for infectious diseases treatment, admission body temperature of 39 ° C, and a cough, sputum, muscle pain and other symptoms. Active treatment, the patient's condition improved, stable condition.

The above translation describes the first two confirmed H7N9 cases in Henan Province, which follows the detection of a case in Bejing on Friday.  Prior to these two cases the most distant confirmed case was in Bozhou Qiaocheng Anhui (see map).

The two Henan cases are adjacent to the Anhui case.  However, tests kits were not available.  The confirmed cases in Beijing and Henan suggests that H7N9 is far more common and widespread than previously reported, but these cases were not previously identified due to an inability to test.

An significant increase in confirmed H7N9 cases in the near term is expected.  The confirmed cases are now 51, higher than any previously descreibed H5N1 birdflu outbrerak.

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