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China detects 1st imported case of Zika virus

Source: Xinhua 2016-02-10 01:02:42
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CHINA-JIANGXI-FIRST ZIKA CASE (CN)

GANZHOU, Feb. 10, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Feb. 10, 2016 shows the People's Hospital of Ganxian County, where China's first Zika patient is being treated, in Ganzhou City, east China's Jiangxi Province. China has confirmed an imported case of Zika virus, the country's first, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) announced late Tuesday. The patient, a 34-year-old male from Ganxian county of Jiangxi province, is now recovering with normal body temperature and fading rash. He had traveled to Venezuela and showed symptoms of fever, headache and dizziness on Jan. 28, before returning to his hometown on Feb. 5 via Hong Kong and Shenzhen. He has been quarantined and treated in a hospital in Ganxian since Feb. 6. (Xinhua)

BEIJING, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- China has confirmed an imported case of Zika virus, the country's first, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) announced late Tuesday.

The patient, a 34-year-old male from Ganxian county of Jiangxi province, is now recovering with normal body temperature and fading rash.

He had traveled to Venezuela and showed symptoms of fever, headache and dizziness on Jan. 28, before returning to his hometown on Feb. 5 via Hong Kong and Shenzhen.

He has been quarantined and treated in a hospital in Ganxian since Feb. 6.

The NHFPC said that according to evaluation by public health officials and experts, the risk of further spreading of the virus due to this imported case is extremely low due to low temperature.

Symptoms of Zika virus, which spreads to people through mosquito bites, include fever, joint pain, rash, conjunctivitis, headache, muscle pain and eye pain.

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China detects 1st imported case of Zika virus
                 Source: Xinhua | 2016-02-10 01:02:42 | Editor: huaxia

CHINA-JIANGXI-FIRST ZIKA CASE (CN)

GANZHOU, Feb. 10, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Feb. 10, 2016 shows the People's Hospital of Ganxian County, where China's first Zika patient is being treated, in Ganzhou City, east China's Jiangxi Province. China has confirmed an imported case of Zika virus, the country's first, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) announced late Tuesday. The patient, a 34-year-old male from Ganxian county of Jiangxi province, is now recovering with normal body temperature and fading rash. He had traveled to Venezuela and showed symptoms of fever, headache and dizziness on Jan. 28, before returning to his hometown on Feb. 5 via Hong Kong and Shenzhen. He has been quarantined and treated in a hospital in Ganxian since Feb. 6. (Xinhua)

BEIJING, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- China has confirmed an imported case of Zika virus, the country's first, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) announced late Tuesday.

The patient, a 34-year-old male from Ganxian county of Jiangxi province, is now recovering with normal body temperature and fading rash.

He had traveled to Venezuela and showed symptoms of fever, headache and dizziness on Jan. 28, before returning to his hometown on Feb. 5 via Hong Kong and Shenzhen.

He has been quarantined and treated in a hospital in Ganxian since Feb. 6.

The NHFPC said that according to evaluation by public health officials and experts, the risk of further spreading of the virus due to this imported case is extremely low due to low temperature.

Symptoms of Zika virus, which spreads to people through mosquito bites, include fever, joint pain, rash, conjunctivitis, headache, muscle pain and eye pain.

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