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On April 26, we saw the first known human case of H3N8 avian influenza reported in Henan Province, China.

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Now the Hunan Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention retrospectively reports (May 19) on an additional case Changsa City.

The patient is a 5-year-old boy from Kaifu District. He presented with fever and chills on May 9 and recovered the next day with symptomatic treatment.

Experts believe this is a bird-to-human cross species transmission.

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