Tuesday, November 5, 2013

H7N9 Infection Time Line For The Recently Infected 3 Year Old Boy In Changping Town, Dongguan Yuan Shan Pui Village China

The boy is 3 years and 5 months old.
He resides in Changping Town, Dongguan Yuan Shan Pui Village, China 523583 (see map below)
There are 81 farms in that location which supply Hong Kong.
The boy lives withing 13 miles of these chicken farms
UPDATE: The parents are electronics factory workers.

 October 26 or 27th:(conflicting reports)

The parents take the boy to a rural market ("does not exclude a downtown infection")
UPDATE:  Yuanshanbei market

October 30th:

The boy has Influenza symptoms and a high fever

October 31st:

The boy is taken to the Changping hospital for treatment and samples where collected

November 4th (afternoon)

The boy tests positive for H7 subtype influenza

November 5th

The boy's test and symptoms are reviewed and he is declared H7N9 positive.
He is moved to the Dongguan City People's Hospital and is treated in isolation; currently his symptoms as mild and he has no fever.
Nine additional people who had close contact with the boy are under quarantine; three of these people have influenza like symptoms but so far have not tested positive for H7N9
UPDATE:  Two of the three probable H7N9 cases are health care workers, the other is the boy's Father.

Supposed photo of "ANDY" the boy in "ISOLATION"


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