Skip to comments.New SARS-like virus infects British patient in tenth case globally
Posted on 02/11/2013 11:16:44 AM PST by bgill
A new virus from the same family as SARS that sparked a global alert last September has been found in a further patient in Britain, health officials said on Monday.
This latest case of infection with the new virus known as a coronavirus brings the total number of confirmed cases globally to 10, of which five have died.
The British patient, who had recently travelled to the Middle East and Pakistan, is receiving intensive care treatment in hospital in Manchester, northern England.
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That’s a pretty good mortality rate there, 50% or more, yow.
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