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Friday, June 7, 2013
#MERS #Coronavirus Italy: All Patients Discharged
Translation June 7, 2013 He was released Thursday evening by the department of infectious diseases of the Careggi Hospital in Florence also the first patient, the so-called "index case", the Kuwaiti citizen who had tested positive for coronavirus after returning from a trip to Jordan.His clinical condition were already good before.
Thursday wascompletely negative nasopharyngeal swab and then was sent home.This was announced by the Region of Tuscany.At this point, all three patients (man, woman and child) who were hospitalized in Florence for the Mers (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) are well and at home.Continuous health monitoring of people who came in contact with the three, to date there has been no new cases registered.