Via Guangzhou Ribao: Foshan additional two cases of human infection with H7N9. Both of these new cases are surnamed Liu, but the story makes clear that they're not related. Excerpt:
According to the First People's Hospital of Foshan chapter introduces into the country, a third of avian influenza H7N9 infection patients Liu, female, 42 years old, living in Yanbu Town, Nanhai District. Engage in wholesale sales of live poultry. January 5, 2014 the disease, January 8 to local hospitals infected with H7N9 fever clinic, give "Tamiflu" treatment, January 9 admitted to the hospital. Currently the patient has fever, mild symptoms. Local health departments for 20 close contacts under medical observation and found no abnormalities.
The fourth patient Liu, female, 59 years old, currently residing in Nanhai District of Foshan street, no live poultry exposure history. December 29, 2013 the disease, avian influenza H7N9 infection in sentinel local hospital Jan. 2, 2014, to "Tamiflu" treatment. Currently, patients with mild symptoms. Local health department for five close contacts under medical observation and found no abnormalities.
Suspension of live poultry market transactions related cases
According to the survey, two new cases were Foshan health authorities to carry out emergency monitoring initiative by screening out cases. As of January 10, Foshan City confirmed four cases cases were sporadic cases, no epidemiological link.