- PRO/AH/EDR> Avian influenza, human (14): China (SC) H5N6
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 16:17:46 -0400
Avian Influenza H5N6 -- China
The Center for Health Protection of the Department of Health today [23 Jul 2021] is closely monitoring 3 new cases of human infection with avian influenza (H5N6) in the Mainland, and once again urged the public to keep [good personal, food,] and environmental hygiene.
The 1st case involved a 51-year-old woman living in Xuanhan, Sichuan Province, who had been in contact with live poultry before becoming ill. She developed symptoms on 25 Jun 2021 and was admitted to the hospital for treatment