Photo: telegram-channel “Mash”
From the St. Petersburg airport Pulkovo passenger was hospitalized with suspected deadly Chinese coronavirus. On Wednesday, January 22, reports the Telegram-channel Mash.
According to the information channel, 23-year-old citizen of Russia arrived on a flight from Shanghai with transfers in Krasnoyarsk and Moscow. On arrival it became known that he had increased body temperature to 38 degrees. Currently passenger is in the hospital under medical supervision.
At the same time, the Telegram channel, “360” eyewitnesses said that were hospitalized Chinese citizen. The health Department of St. Petersburg channel said that hearing about the incident for the first time.
Edition Baza, in turn, reports two hospitalized in St. Petersburg Botkin hospital. It is known that one of them came to the clinic and airport reported a high temperature. Thus in the harbors as a preliminary diagnosis called SARS.
Previously with suspected infection with coronavirus were hospitalized passenger from the airport of Khabarovsk. The woman arrived in Moscow from Harbin on the evening flight on January 21. By results of check of all passengers it turned out that one of the tourists significantly increased temperature.
According to the latest data, the death toll from the Chinese 2019 coronavirus-nCoV has increased to nine. Total was about 440 cases of infection with a deadly virus, most of them in Wuhan. Several cases have been reported outside of China — in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, USA. It is known that the virus is transmitted from person to person. The main symptoms of infection include fever, fatigue and cough with little sputum.
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