Xinhua News AgencyDecember 6, 2013 10:47
HANGZHOU, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A 30-year-old man was confirmed to have been infected with the H7N9 bird flu virus in east China's Zhejiang Province, local health authorities said Friday.
The patient, surnamed Yu, is a native of Anji County, Zhejiang. He is being treated at the First Hospital affiliated with the Medical College of Zhejiang University, said the provincial health department.
He is in critical condition with a fever of 39.5 degrees Celsius, said Liang Weifeng, a doctor with the hospital.