- PRO/AH/EDR> Avian influenza, human (03): China (GD) H9N2, WHO
Tue, 07 Apr 2020 17:17:02 -0400
Avian Influenza -- China
Between 27 Mar and 2 Apr 2020, one new case of human infection with avian influenza A(H9N2) virus was reported to WHO in the Western Pacific Region. The case is a 3-year-old female from Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, China, who had a history of environmental exposure to domestic poultry before the onset of symptoms. She had mild illness and no symptoms have been detected in her contacts.
In 2020, there are 3 cases reported so far, 2 from China and one from India. A total of 30 cases of human