Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Situation Report - 20   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Highlights: "[1] No new countries reported cases of 2019-nCoV [novel coronavirus] in the past 24 hours. [2] Update on Cruise Ship Diamond Princess: On 9 February, Japanese National Health Authorities provided WHO with a detailed update on the situation of the Cruise Ship Diamond Princess, currently harboured in Yokohama, Japan. Following confirmation of a case of 2019-nCoV, all crew and passengers are being quarantined for a 14-day period on board the vessel, asked to stay in their cabins and to wear a mask when leaving their cabin. All crew and passengers are closely followed-up and are medically examined and tested for 2019-nCoV when displaying any signs or symptoms suggestive of 2019- nCoV disease. The quarantine period will come to an end on 19 February. Epidemiological and environmental investigations are ongoing."

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Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Situation Report No. 20
World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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