5th Case of Coronavirus Reported in UAE
Ministry of Health & Prevention announces new case of coronavirus infection.
A new case of coronavirus infection has been announce to have been caught by a Chinese patient who came from Wuhan, China (the origin of the virus). This was announced in a statement released by the Ministry of Health & Prevention. This is following an announcements where a Chinese family of 4 were reported to have been infected as the first cases in the UAE. This totals to 5 cases now in the country.
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While the Ministry of Health & Prevention has released these statements, they have also added that all the patients are in stable condition and under medical care. The five detected cases indicates the system of surveillance and efficiency of the UAE in the health sector. They have also shared that the Ministry is handling the cases which adhere to the World Health Organization’s guidelines in dealing with the disease.
Please check the full statement of the MoHaP below:
Please refer to the Tweet from the official Twitter account of the Ministry of Health and Prevention concerning the new case, below:
New case of Coronavirus infection in the country, and added that the patient was stable and under medical care. He arrived from the Chinese city of Wuhan.#coronavirus #ncov2019 pic.twitter.com/654BrRJqNj
— وزارة الصحة ووقاية المجتمع الإماراتية – MOHAP UAE (@mohapuae) February 1, 2020