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USA: Fourth case of bird flu in a human infected with cattle

USA: Czwarty przypadek grypy ptaków u człowieka zarażonego od bydła

According to the French Agence France-Presse (AFP), American services confirmed the fourth case of human infection as a result of the bird flu epidemic in cattle.

Another sick farmer

As in previous cases in the US, the person infected with the bird flu virus works on a cattle farm and had contact with infected cows, the US CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) said in a press release. The infected person only showed symptoms of inflammation in the eyes. After receiving antiviral drugs, the man recovered after a few days.

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The first infection was detected in Texas in the southern United States and officially confirmed on April 1 this year. It was the first known case of bird flu in the world in a human infected through a cow. Two more cases of bird flu infection from cattle have been reported in Michigan.

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The number of infected herds is increasing

However, in several US states, many cow herds are already infected with bird flu. The epidemic has been progressing since March this year. However, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stressed that the risk to the American population remains low. Still, the CDC again urged workers handling infected cows to take precautions. The distribution of protective equipment and an information and educational campaign among breeders was also launched.

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The virus is mutating

Experts around the world are concerned about the growing number of mammals infected with the virus, which so far only attacked birds. They fear the potential of the virus to mutate further, which will one day allow it to spread from one person to another. The U.S. CDC announced that additional genetic analyzes will be performed on the next case to detect any possible changes in the virus that could change the risk assessment for the population.

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