H7N9 Disease situation
Situation in humans
Situation in animals
Last updated: 09/08/2013
The avian influenza A(H7N9) virus has been detected in areas where human cases have been reported. Specifically, H7N9 has been detected:
- in chickens, ducks and caged pigeons marketed for consumption, a homing and a feral pigeon; and
- from environmental sources from live bird markets.
For official reports of positive surveillance results and other data, please see the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) website, the EMPRES-i Global Animal Disease Information System and the Chinese Minsitry of Agriculture website.