Victims of avian influenza H7N9 are inhabitants of another Chinese province

Officials from the Ministry of health one of the provinces of China - Fujian warned that the outbreak of bird flu H7N9 spread to their region. In Punjani the virus has already killed three Chinese citizens, says Xinhua.

Reportedly from avian influenza H7N9 in Fujian died a man, aged 58 years. The results of this examination confirmed the fact that the cause of death was the H7N9 virus. To a medical facility, a man was brought in a state between life and death". Prior to that, he fell ill with fever and cough. Relatives and friends of a deceased person under scrutiny by physicians.

Previously, experts reported that birds can be a source of disease, and therefore no restriction on the consumption of poultry meat was not. The main requirement is a careful heat treatment.

To date, there are no any information that would confirm the fact of human exposure from consumption of eggs and poultry meat. However, Chinese officials, in order to minimize the risk of such development of the situation, decided to complete the destruction of birds in some provinces.

Before China started to work with specialists in the field of veterinary epidemiology. Checking the bird's economy, no signs of the virus, experts have found. However, they recommend to organize the supervision of the situation of avian influenza H7N9 in China.

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