April 5, 2013
A person who had been in contact with a patient that died of H7N9 has been quarantined with flu symptoms, Xinhua reports.
The person had close contact with one of the five patients that have died from this new bird flu.
If this person, who lives in Changhai, does have the H7N9 virus, he could be the 15th case in China.
He is the first of the 400 close contacts that the WHO is monitoring for show signs of infection.
This article was posted: Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:58 am