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Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Situation Report - 5   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Summary: "[1] A total of 1,320 confirmed cases have been reported for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) globally; [2] Of the 1,320 cases reported, 1,297 cases were reported from China, including Hong Kong SAR [special administrative region] (5 confirmed cases), Macau SAR (2 confirmed cases) and Taipei (3 confirmed cases). [3] A total of 1,965 suspected cases have been reported from 20 Chinese provinces, regions and cities (excluding Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and Taipei). [4] Twenty-three confirmed cases have been reported outside of China in nine countries. [...5] Of these 23 confirmed cases, 21 had travel history to Wuhan City, China; one case in Australia had direct contact with a confirmed case from Wuhan while in China; and one confirmed case in Viet Nam had no travel history to any part of China as mentioned in situation report published on 24 January. According to preliminary investigations, this constitutes an instance of human to human transmission within a family."

Report Number:
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Situation Report No. 5
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Date:
2020-01-25
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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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