Spain: Q fever confirmed in Biological Mechanical Treatment plant employees in Bilbao

By |2021-04-17T15:04:48+00:00April 17th, 2021|

At least three cases of Q fever have been confirmed among workers at the Biological Mechanical Treatment (TMB) plant located in the Bilbao area of ​​Artigas, as this newspaper has learned. Two of the three affected have been hospitalized for several days at Galdakao and Cruces Hospitals and a fourth employee is waiting for their infection to be confirmed, [...]

China reports human H5N6 avian influenza death in Guangxi

By |2021-04-17T14:53:12+00:00April 17th, 2021|

Hong Kong health officials are monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Guangxi in southern China. The case involved a 50-year-old man living in Hechi in Guangxi. He developed symptoms on February 16, and was admitted for treatment on February 17 due to severe pneumonia. The patient passed away on March 2. Read [...]