Novel coronavirus - Frequently Asked Questions

2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was identified in China during a respiratory illness outbreak in Wuhan which started in late 2019. It causes severe respiratory illness. Human to human transmission is most likely to be through direct contact with infectious patients.

Publication date: 2020/01/31 10:30:00 GMT+11

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Organisation: NSW Health

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Tags: Infectious Diseases, Colds and Flu, Covid19 Coronavirus