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The clerk of shrimp from China was the first man who had confirmed infection with coronavirus. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Chinese media.
It clarifies that the woman surnamed Wei sold live shrimp in the market, “Hunan” in Wuhan. 11 Dec 2019 she for some unknown reason the temperature rose and she went to the clinic. The clerk said that usually if you feel unwell, went to the hospital, where she put the shot, and the next day her health improved. However, at that time did not help even two shots.
The Chinese media managed to find the first infected, who had no contact with “Hunan”. This is a man with the surname Chen. On 16 December he had a fever, he went to the hospital in the suburbs of Wuhan. The patient was not able to understand where the contracted. However, he noted that members of his family, and accompanied him to the hospital people, healthy.
Flash COVID-19 caused by a new type of coronavirus, was first recorded at the end of December 2019 in Wuhan. Its symptoms are fever, fatigue and cough. In addition to China, the patients were identified in more than 100 countries.
According to the latest project of the Johns Hopkins University, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the world has exceeded 471 thousand. He died more than 21 thousand people, most of the victims recorded in Italy (7.5 thousand), Spain (3.6 thousand) and China (3.1 thousand).
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