14 anthrax cases reported in northeast China
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
HARBIN, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Fourteen cutaneous anthrax cases have been confirmed in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, local authorities said Friday.
One of the 14 patients has been cured and discharged from hospital, the information office of the provincial government told a press briefing.
The epidemic is under control and the patients have been under effective treatment, it said.
Local authorities are examining the pathogens. A total of 818 sheep in the affected and high-risk area ...