Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

China: Human case of avian influenza confirmed in China

China 1 March, 2007 A human H5N1 case confirmed in Jianou city, Nanping, Fujian Province. The patient is a female (Li), 44 years old.
She became ill with fever and pneumonia on 18 February and was hospitalized on 22 February where she remains in critical condition. The case was laboratory confirmed by the Fujian provincial laboratory on 26 February and by the national laboratory the next day.