Volume 21, Number 10—October 2015
Effect of Live Poultry Market Closure on Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus Activity in Guangzhou, China, 2014
|Market characteristic||Live poultry markets
||Dressed poultry market|
|Source of poultry||Wholesale market||Backyard or large farms||Wholesale market|
|Volume of poultry stock||Small||Large||Small|
|Live poultry sold||Yes||Yes||No|
|No. poultry stalls||6/5/5†||67||5|
|Approximate no. poultry traded/day||206/285/112†||28,640||190|
|Available sampling sites|
|Bucket holding poultry meat||No||Yes||No|
|Poultry drinking water
|*Three retail LPMs, 1 wholesale LPM, and 1 DPM were randomly selected for study from 77 wet markets in Panyu district, where enhanced surveillance was implemented. †Data are for the 3 retail markets.|
1These first authors contributed equally to this article.
2These senior authors contributed equally to this article.