Agencia EFEApril 8, 2013 11:16
Shanghai, Apr 8 (EFE).- A man died from the H7N9 strain of bird flu in Shanghai, raising the death toll from the disease to seven in eastern China, where the number of cases of the illness rose to 24 in eight days, health officials said Monday.
The latest victim, a 65-year-old man whose family name is He, died in hospital Sunday. His disease was diagnosed after he died.
Another three people have been infected, one in the province of Anhui and two in Jiangsu, both regions of eastern China, health officials said.