Cases of coronavirus in malaysia. Malaysian authorities confirm new coronavirus infection, taking number of cases in country to 19, SE Asia News & Top Stories

Malaysia now has 7 confirmed coronavirus cases

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

Arrived in Malaysia with four relatives and friends on 25 January. He was diagnosed positive with the virus on 14 February before being discharged from hospital on 19 February after undergoing treatment. Following this second test confirmation, the Malaysian authorities announced the remaining passengers of the cruise ships would not be allowed to enter the country despite several flights being chartered by Holland America Line with. The woman became the first locally transmitted case despite her other family members tested negative for the virus. A positive case involving a 32-year-old woman from Wuhan was reported on the same day. A 22nd case subsequently reported within the same day involving an elderly woman from the United States who was among hundreds of passengers who disembarked from the cruise ship in and flew to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. Malaysia which also largely relied on and being among the top destinations for Chinese tourists, suffered a stark decline of tourist arrival from due to the outbreak.

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Malaysian authorities confirm new coronavirus infection, taking number of cases in country to 19, SE Asia News & Top Stories

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

Discharged 8 G2 30 January 2020 18 February 2020 49 A Chinese female national. Discharged 18 9 February 2020 19 February 2020 31 A Malaysian male national from of Selangor. Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the 39-year-old victim, who arrived from Wuhan, China, on Jan 25, is believed to be linked to two other victims, also from Wuhan, who are being treated at the isolation ward in the Kuala Lumpur Hospital. He was admitted to a hospital in Malaysia on the same day and was diagnosed with the virus on 9 February. In Patient 30 3 March 2020 — 38 A Malaysian male national who traveled to from 12 February to 16 February. He added that as part of measures to detect suspected cases, the Health Ministry in cooperation with the Education Ministry, had identified students and lecturers who had returned to Malaysia after visiting China. Retrieved 22 February 2020 — via Daily Express.

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2020 coronavirus outbreak in Malaysia

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

Began to feel uncomfortable on 5 February with dizziness and night sweats but no fever. She developed fever on 26 January but did not go to any medical centre for treatment. Took a bus from Singapore to Johor's capital of on 22 January via the Checkpoint in Singapore. She said of the 16 positive cases, 12 were China nationals and four locals. Discharged 19 G5 13 February 2020 24 February 2020 39 A Chinese female national from Wuhan. Meanwhile, Malaysia is expected to mount a second repatriation to China to bring back the remaining Malaysians stranded in Hubei province. Bedi, Rashvinjeet 13 February 2020.

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Coronavirus: Two new cases detected in Malaysia, bringing total to 21, SE Asia News & Top Stories

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

Further two cases involving foreign nationals living in Malaysia; a Japanese female national who works in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur and an Italian male married to a Malaysian spouse were recorded on 28 February. She too tested positive for the virus upon returning. Discharged 12 G4 5 February 2020 18 February 2020 9 A Malaysian male national from Wuhan who returned to Malaysia after the evacuation operation on 4 February. Discharged 9 G3 3 February 2020 17 February 2020 41 A Malaysian male national from of Selangor. On 25 January, she entered Malaysia with her mother the 19th patient and three friends where they toured around.

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Malaysian authorities confirm new coronavirus infection, taking number of cases in country to 19, SE Asia News & Top Stories

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

To date, Chinese nationals make up 13 of the cases in Malaysia, while the remaining six are Malaysians. She later developed symptoms of fever, throat pain and cough where she went to a private clinic for treatment. Retrieved 22 February 2020 — via China Daily. He does not has any recent travel record and was diagnosed positive on 2 March. Despite early reports of them testing negative for the virus, three of them were confirmed to be infected on 25 January and subsequently quarantined at the in Selangor. She also has close contact with 26th case and was diagnosed positive on 2 March. In Patient 24 28 February 2020 — 41 A Japanese female national who works in Malaysia in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur.

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2020 coronavirus outbreak in Malaysia

cases of coronavirus in malaysia

In Patient 28 1 March 2020 — 45 A Malaysian male national who is a colleague of the 25th patient. She was subsequently taken to the hospital and confirmed infected with the virus. After the ban on travellers from on 27 January, the extended its ban to the Chinese provinces of and on 9 February. In Patient 26 1 March 2020 — 52 A Malaysian male national who has a travel history to of China in mid-January, began to developing sore throat and fever symptoms where he sought treatment at an outpatient private hospital. A Chinese female national in of also suspected of having contracted the virus led to the state tightening its border and postponing direct flights to , despite a recently signed MoU establishing direct flights with Sarawak. Discharged 23 27 February 2020 — 53 A Malaysian female national who arriving back from on 23 February developed fever symptoms the following day, and received treatment in a hospital in Kuala Lumpur.

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