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New Coronavirus

mihani (9 posts) • +1

As we speak, confirmed cases jumped to 1287. So recalculation of mortality rate required.

Geezer (1927 posts) • 0

@AlPage48 I have seen photos of the Wuhan hospital construction on twitter, just the initial site grading on Jan 22. I gotta think 6 days is ambitious.

mihani (9 posts) • +3

New development.

The latest information is meant to protect the community. Following knowledge is not intended to fear monger:

Researchers from The Lancet just published a medical journal study showing "people without symptoms could be spreading the virus."

The study suggests "people infected with the new coronavirus might be able to spread it even if they do not have flu symptoms." Hence, spreading the virus without knowledge they already have it.

Professor Kwok-Yung Yuen, MD (author of study), said in an interview. “This is exactly what makes this new disease difficult to control." Characterizing the disease as "asymptomatic walking pneumonia."

If true, thermal screenings at transportation hubs will be partially effective.

To read entire study:


Interview source:


mihani (9 posts) • +2

Latest development:

11 confirmed cases in Yunnan:

4 in Kunming
2 in Lijiang
1 in Xishuangbana
1 in Qujing
1 in Yuxi
1 in Honghe
1 in Dali


GoKunming (143 posts) • +1


Here you can get a free online consultation with respiratory and infection experts from the First Affiliated Hospital of the Kunming Medical University and the First Provincial Hospital in Kunming.

This way you can avoid going to the hospital and potential cross-contamination there.

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