In the North of Moscow hospitalized with a high fever 7 Chinese citizens

According to a source in medical circles of the capital, located in the North of Moscow in the voykovsky district hotel hospitalized in the infectious Department with a high fever and signs of acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI) seven people. According to preliminary data, all of them are citizens of China.

the Source said that all the sick arrived in Moscow a few days ago as part of a tour group of 20 people. Currently all of them are examined by doctors, reports TASS.

As reported, on 31 December last year, Chinese authorities notified the world health organization (who) about the outbreak in Wuhan, a major commercial and industrial centre with a population of over 11 million people pneumonia of unknown type. The causative agent, the 2019 coronavirus – nCoV, was installed on 7 January. He was later identified in Australia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Nepal, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, USA, Thailand, France and Japan.

the world health organization declared the outbreak a national emergency for China, but refrained from declaring an international emergency.

In accordance with the latest data, the casualties caused by new type of coronavirus, the disease was already 41 people, the number of infected has increased to 1372.