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Coronavirus spreads in Australia: Four confirmed cases

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The 95-year-old resident at the Dorothy Henderson Lounge in Macquarie Park, in Sydney's north, died on Tuesday in hospital. Coronaviruses are a large family of pathogens, most of which cause mild respiratory infections such as the common cold. In Tasmania, a man in his 30s who travelled to Wuhan this month is being tested for the virus in Royal Hobart Hospital. But had we done so, based on the historical known cases to date. The fifth was a male in his 30s who returned from Iran to Sydney on March 1 via Kuala Lumpur. The last Wuhan flight to arrive in Australia landed in Sydney on Thursday morning, with patients met by health authorities on arrival. She returned from Wuhan on January 25 and fell ill two days later.

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Passengers on flights from Asia to Australia alerted as coronavirus cases jump

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The aged care sector could be part of the solution by caring for infected residents and preventing pressure on hospitals, he said. He was diagnosed in hospital with novel coronavirus on 25 January 2020. It will be very hard to be specific about where people catch it from,' she said. That original article has now been updated. Her travel details are being obtained and will be disclosed if it is decided that she posed a risk to any other passengers on her flight. Australia now has 25 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Four people in South Australia are also being tested for the virus, but health authorities say the chances they have the virus are low.

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There were five people awaiting test results to see if they have the deadly infection but four have been cleared. So far death rates from the virus have been highest among elderly people. China's Government announced it was sending in military medics to Wuhan. The University of Sydney has also cancelled any student or non-essential staff travel to China, Hong Kong and Taiwan until further notice. He had not been working with any known coronavirus cases, she said. Victorian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos said this afternoon that a case of the respiratory condition had been confirmed in a man who last week returned from China. It makes it increasingly difficult to breathe and, if left untreated, can be fatal and suffocate people.

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Four new cases of coronavirus confirmed in NSW, including first traveller from Singapore

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All the other passengers who were on the man's flight are being contacted and his family is being closely monitored for any signs of illness. While coronavirus infection is not strongly suspected, tests are being done to rule out this infection. He arrived in Sydney on 28 February. The following two cases were both women in their 60s, with one recently returning to Sydney from South Korea and the other returning from Japan. There is said to be little risk of him spreading the deadly virus in Melbourne, as he spent the last week with family and hasn't visited any public places since being in Australia. We can't stop them from coming in, it's their right.

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Coronavirus: Another case of coronavirus expected for NSW

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State health authorities confirmed that he was now recovering in isolation at home. Of the new batch of cases, the first arrived in Sydney on 1 March after transiting through Malaysia and Singapore. Victoria Health Minister Jenny Mikakos told reporters on Saturday that the infected patient had been in Wuhan - the epicentre of the outbreak - for two weeks by himself. France has confirmed two coronavirus cases, the first in Europe. The good thing about the sister, is we can probably fairly safely make the assumption she was infected by her brother.

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Coronavirus latest news: Australia's second coronavirus death confirmed after NSW woman, 95, dies in hospital

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A woman in her 50s flew into Australia from Iran on 23 February aboard Qatar Airways flight 908 from Doha. Experts are still learning about the virus. China is the largest source of foreign visitors to the country. All had been in contact with a confirmed case. An aged-care worker at the facility was diagnosed with coronavirus earlier this week, becoming the third person to be infected via human-to-human transmission in Australia. Some of those being tested are children. The sector says more than 38,000 people live in aged residential care in New Zealand, and another 43,000 live in retirement villages.

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