The World Health Organization declared the outbreak sparked by a new virus in China that has spread to more than a dozen countries as a global emergency Thursday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today confirmed that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has spread between two people in the United States.
China counted 170 deaths from a new virus Thursday and more countries reported infections, including some spread locally.
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World health officials expressed “great concern” Wednesday that a dangerous new virus is starting to spread between people outside of China.
The World Health Organization’s emergencies chief says that the U.N. health agency estimates the death rate of the new virus that emerged in China is about 2%.
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There are five confirmed patients in the U.S., and no sign that they have spread the illness to anyone around them.
As of Monday, five Americans have been diagnosed with the virus and all had traveled to central China.