Agencia EFEApril 30, 2013 10:16
Shanghai, Apr 30 (EFE).- An 89-year-old man has died in Shanghai from bird flu, raising the death toll from the outbreak of the H7N9 strain of the disease to 24, press reports said Tuesday.
A total of 13 people have died in the industrial metropolis of Shanghai alone.
Health officials have registered 126 cases of bird flu in China, the press said.
The latest victim had pneumonia and had been diagnosed with H7N9 bird flu two weeks ago.
No new cases have been reported in Shanghai, the National Health and Family Planning Commission said.