New coronavirus (CoV-Mers), Minister Lorenzin: situation under control
Date Posted: June 3, 2013
There are three confirmed cases in our country until today New coronavirus (Mers-Cov). The conditions of the sick are not serious.
'' At the moment the situation is under control - said yesterday the Minister of Health Beatrice Lorenzin - We had a case of importation, which has generated two secondary cases. Fortunately the conditions of the people involved are under control and also the child is improving. We're now watching - added the Minister - with the authorities of Tuscany, all the people who have had contact with the sick. We work in close collaboration with the National Institute of Health. As already announced with the ministerial notes doctors ensure that this virus is transmitted from person to person through close contact and prolonged only '.'
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Circular on the new coronavirus
the press on events abroad epidemic
the most frequent questions and answers
the WHO web site.