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In Thailand for the first time found a man infected by a new type of coronavirus. This is with reference to the country’s Ministry of health reports the Bangkok Post.
The virus entered the country in the body of a 61-year-old Chinese tourists. The woman arrived in Thailand from Wuhan, which became the first focus of a previously unknown disease. It is reported that the patient is in satisfactory condition and expects to return to China.
Border service of Thailand to examine all arriving passengers with a high temperature — it uses a special camera with a thermal imager. All the others tested, while only discovered the common cold.
On 11 January it was reported that in Wuhan, the first recorded case of death from a previously unknown virus — an elderly man died due to the infection which developed from pneumonia. According to official data, in Hubei province recorded 59 cases of infection with this virus. Previously he was identified as a previously unknown type of coronavirus.
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