Egypt confirms first coronavirus case and reports victim is foreign

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Egypt confirmed on Friday its first case of coronavirus and said the affected person was a foreigner, who was in isolation at the hospital.




Hospital in Wuhan, epicenter of the new coronavirus outbreak in Hubei province 2/13/2020

Hospital in Wuhan, epicenter of the new coronavirus outbreak in Hubei province 2/13/2020

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The Ministry of Health said in a statement that it had immediately informed the World Health Organization (WHO) and had taken all necessary preventive measures. The folder did not provide the infected person’s nationality or other details.

WHO EGYPT said on Twitter that the person has the virus, but is stable.

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