Title: #China, #Foshan, #human cases of #H7N9 #avian #influenza forced closure of local live #poultry #markets.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, poultry epizootics in Guangdong; epidemic situation in China.
Source: China National Emergency Broadcasting, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.
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Foshan, human cases of H7N9 avian influenza forced closure of local live poultry markets
2017-01-11 22:40 Source: China News Network
Foshan, Guangdong, 11 January (Reporter Cheng Jingwei) Foshan City, Guangdong Province Health and Family Planning Bureau on the 11th informed that the recent emergence of Foshan, a local case of human infection with avian influenza, the epidemic prevention and control situation is very grim.
According to reports, the recent CDC of Foshan City, the market environment for live poultry H7N9 avian influenza virus increased monitoring efforts, this year, January 2 to 8, the monitoring results show that the five areas outside the city market H7 subtype of avian influenza Virus positive rate was significantly increased.
In order to further strengthen the work of avian flu prevention and control, the city decided to five areas in the city and Guangzhou simultaneously on the live poultry business market unified temporary suspension, scheduled for 2017 January to March monthly 16 to 18 consecutive 3 days The city's five districts all live poultry business market to implement a unified rest.
During the rest period, Foshan, all live poultry market shall not be live bird trade, empty the population, do a good job market clean disinfection. The implementation of poultry "centralized slaughter, cold chain distribution, fresh listing" of the market, to allow the operation of fresh poultry products, but to strengthen the cleaning and disinfection. In the case of a live poultry market operated during a closed market, it shall be punished in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Measures for the Administration of Live Birds in Guangdong Province.
Editor: Zhang Ze Xin
Keywords: Avian Influenza; H7N9; Human; Poultry; China; Guangdong.