Aggressive Virus from China spreads: man tested positive in Japan on pathogens

Also in Japan for the first time, the novel Coronavirus from China, has been confirmed. A man from the people’s Republic had a positive effect on the pathogens tested, informed the Ministry of health in Tokyo.

The enigmatic lung disease had broken out in December in the Chinese metropolis of Wuhan. In Tokyo’s neighboring province of Kanagawa Chinese living on the 6. January returned after a visit in Wuhan. He came on Friday to the hospital, but could be on Wednesday dismissed.

Coronavirus detected in Thailand

The first case abroad, there had been previously in Thailand, where the pathogen was detected in a Chinese, such as the world health organization (WHO) reported on the previous day. Also in Hong Kong, Singapore and South Korea, there are suspected, but not confirmed. Maybe the Virus comes from the animal world.

So far, there are according to the WHO, “no clear evidence” for Transmission of the Virus from person to person. Corona viruses often cause harmless illnesses like colds, but also pathogens include dangerous respiratory diseases such as Sars and Mers.

“There is no clear evidence for Transmission from human to human have been found.”

A contagion among humans has not yet been demonstrated. "There is no clear evidence for Transmission from person to person are found worden", informed the health Commission of Wuhan. Among the more than 700 people, including more than 400 medical staff that had contact to the patient, had been found no infections.

Virus is present in humans and animals

Chinese experts have identified as the causative agent of a new type from the group of corona viruses, such as the world health organisation had been notified. Such viruses often cause harmless colds, however, also pathogens include dangerous respiratory diseases such as Sars and Mers. The Virus is found in people and in the animal world. A Skip of the highly variable virus between animal species or from animals to humans is not uncommon. However, every new Virus is a cause for concern.

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At the beginning of the great journey wave to the Chinese new year on 25. January drew the attention of the health Commission to the fact that in this time, infectious diseases are easily spread. People should always avoid well-ventilated, crowded places, and if necessary oral protection. Those who suffer from fever, or respiratory diseases, should immediately go to the doctor’s name.

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Other Asian States have enhanced precautions upon entry, especially by travellers from Wuhan and fever controls introduced to prevent a feared spread. The U.S. Embassy in Beijing issued a warning for travelers to Wuhan.

The condition of the patient, as well as the spread of the disease is currently "kontrollierbar", Wang Guangfa, a member of the national team of experts in Wuhan, said, according to the official Xinhua news Agency. The proportion of severe cases was also inflammation comparable with ordinary cases of lung.

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