In China identified the first patient with avian influenza : the World : Vladim

News 15 February, 2018

The first person infected with bird flu virus H7N4, was an elderly Chinese woman 68 years old. In the hospital she spent three weeks.


In Jiangsu province was brought to the hospital a woman with symptoms of the common cold. After the inspection was diagnosed with severe pneumonia. It turns out that before that, a resident of the County Liyang in contact with their homemade favorite – chickens. And then she had the signs of colds.

After conducting laboratory tests of bird flu was confirmed. But the virus H7N4, fortunately, was not as terrible as in 2013, the H7N9 strain, which then died more than six hundred people.