Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) in China
Influenza A (H7N9)

In March 2013 the World Health Organization (WHO) was notified of human infections with Influenza A (H7N9) by Chinese authorities. Australian health authorities have developed important information for GPs, as well as clinicians and laboratories, and have issued recommendations for laboratories in relation to the outbreak.

This information will be updated as required.

Page last updated: 18 August 2016

For information regarding current cases and risk assessment on avian influenza A(H7N9) is available from the World Health Organization (WHO) website.

Important information for GPs:

Important information for clinicians and laboratories:

Recommendations for laboratories:

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