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In China died a few people infected with the new deadly coronavirus 2019-nCoV. The number of deaths has increased almost two times, reports the South China Morning Post.
According to new reports, the victims of the Chinese virus were 17 people. The total number of cases at the moment — 455. Earlier it was reported about nine killed.
January 22 it became known that in Russia the first case of the disease was suspected the man, who arrived in Saint Petersburg from Shanghai.
The first cases of a new virus appeared in the middle of December, 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Since infected found in many cities throughout China and also in other countries, including South Korea, Japan and the 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. The Chinese authorities are trying to stop the spread of the epidemic. Cases isolated from society, and all contacts checked for the presence of virus.
Video, photo All from Russia.