Avian Influenza H7N9 — China
North China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Saturday [6 Apr 2019] said a human infection case of the H7N9 bird flu virus has been confirmed.
The patient, an 82-year-old man from Ejina Banner (county) in Alashan League (prefecture), is receiving treatment in neighboring Gansu province, said the government of Ejina Banner.
The government has initiated an emergency response and disinfected the patient’s residence and its proximity. It said those who had close contact with him showed