China Reports Nearly 10,000 Coronavirus Cases

China Reports Nearly 10,000 Coronavirus Cases

China Reports Nearly 10,000 Coronavirus Cases

On Wednesday, CNN reported the number of Wuhan coronavirus cases had topped 6,000 worldwide, with at least 132 people dead.

A key difference between more-common coronaviruses and the one spreading now is that the Wuhan, China-linked coronavirus jumped from animals to humans. Most of those cases were in China, with 91 confirmed in other nations.

On Tuesday, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said at a press conference that the region's government would stop issuing permits for individual travelers from the Chinese mainland and declared a state of emergency as a result of the virus, with nearly 60 million people in Chinese cities on lockdown.

The ban applies to "foreign nationals, other than immediate family of US citizens and permanent residents, who have traveled in China within the last 14 days", Azar said. The advice includes temporary recommendations for China, other countries and the global community.

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Dr. Nancy Messonnier of the Centers for Disease Control said they symptoms of a cold or the flu and the coronavirus are the same, but the risk factors are having visited China's Hubei province or having close contact with those who have been there.

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Hours after WHO's declaration, Italy and Israel announced that they would suspend all flights coming from China.

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The confirmation comes as the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of the virus, also known as nCoV-2019, a global public health emergency, revising its decision a week earlier to hold off on the designation.

Coronaviruses are a group of viruses which included the likes of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). The Japan Times reported that the case involved a man who drove buses for tour groups from Wuhan.

The study also provided the most detailed symptoms of the coronavirus.

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