Coronavirus infected more than 600 in South Korea

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — The number of people infected with Chinese coronavirus in South Korea increased to 602 people, and the number of deaths from the disease increased to five.

This was reported by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) under the Ministry of Health of the Republic.

KCDC reported another 46 reported cases of new type of pneumonia. It is clarified that 16 patients with coronavirus were discharged, and analyzes of more than 8,000 people are being investigated.

Recall that an outbreak of coronavirus was recorded in late December in China. The first case of infection in South Korea was recorded in mid-January. The authorities of the PRC said that the incubation period of the disease can last more than 14 days.


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