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China confirms first case of H7N4 bird flu

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Health Desk—Feb 16, 2018: China has confirmed the first human case of H7N4 bird flu, prompting Hong Kong to issue a health warning for those travelling to the mainland during the busy Lunar New Year holiday.

The strain was identified in a 68-year-old woman from the eastern province of Jiangsu who was admitted to hospital after falling ill on December 25 but had since recovered.

Courtesy: Afp, Hong Kong