Health authorities in a central Chinese city on Saturday reported the country's first death from a new type of coronavirus, as the government braced for the Lunar New Year travel boom amid concerns over a possible outbreak similar to that of the SARS virus in the early 2000s. Some of the virus types cause less serious disease, while some like the one that causes MERS, are far more severe.
'Besides the evolving situation in Wuhan, all travelers should also be aware of the risk of avian flu when visiting China during the Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, which begins on January 25, 2020'. Although there are still many questions to be answered, the announcement indicates that researchers are making some progress.
A total of 739 close contacts, 419 of which are medical staff, have been placed under medical observation and no related cases were found, the commission said. After admission to the hospital, symptomatic support, anti-infection, ventilator-assisted breathing, continuous ECMO in vitro life support, and other treatments did not improve his symptoms.
Prof Yuen warned that Hong Kong must continue to stay vigilant and that the tests now used by health authorities in the city were effective in screening suspected patients. He apparently had other health issues, with the statement from the Wuhan Municipal Health Committee noting he had abdominal tumors and chronic liver disease. The market has since been closed, Hong-Kong-based South China Morning Post reported. They said it was responsible for a new pneumonia-like illness that had swept Wuhan since last month, leaving 59 ill and created panic.
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Earlier this week, Chinese scientists reported they had recovered the virus an infected person and generated its genetic sequence. None have yet been diagnosed with the new coronavirus. Some transmit easily from person to person, while others don't.
Most of those with the illness are workers at or visitors to a particular market in Wuhan which sells fish and wild animals, the World Health Organisation said. The market was closed January 1.
"There is no clear evidence proving human-to-human transmission".