Although we aren’t hearing much of anything out of China’s other provinces Guangdong Province – perhaps because of it’s proximity and close relationship with Hong Kong – continues to update their Ministry of Health website almost daily with new H7N9 cases.
Today, for the fifth day in a row, Guangdong is reporting two new cases (hat tip Sharon Sanders on FluTrackers).
2015-01-27 16:56:26 Ministry of Health and Family Planning
Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province January 27 briefing, Shenzhen, Meizhou City were reported one case of H7N9 cases.
Case 1 Lumou, female, 75 years old, have a history of hypertension, currently residing in Longhua District. January 26 diagnosed cases of H7N9, the current patient in critical condition, in Shenzhen hospitals admitted to hospital.
Case 2 Liu, female, 62 years old, have a history of hypertension, now living Meijiang District, January 26 diagnosed cases of H7N9, the current patient in critical condition, in Meizhou City, admitted to inpatient hospitals.
For a discussion of the likelihood that there are mild, or asymptomatic cases going undetected, you may wish to revisit Sunday’s blog :HK CHP Notified Of 2 More H7N9 Cases In Guangdong Province.