H7N9 avian influenza human case report in China

posted Apr 1, 2013, 8:49 PM by Paul, Hsieh-Fu Tsai
http://www.who.int/csr/don/2013_04_01/en/index.html
2 cases in Shanghai
1 case in Anhui provice

All three cases presents:
1. respiratory tract infection with progression to severe pneumonia and breathing difficulties.
 
Two mortality and one in serious condition

No epidemiological link has been identified and source of infection and mode of transmission unclear.
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