Confirms second case of coronavirus in the United States

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

The authorities of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, for its acronym in English) He confirmed the second case of coronavirus in the United States.

It is a woman 60 years, Chicago resident, Illinois, He is returning from Wuhan, China, the 13 last January. As he reported by the authority of the hospital who attended, the patient is asymptomatic consisting of coronavirus.

But nevertheless, shortly after arriving in the country “He presented the symptoms of coronavirus”. The woman is still hospitalized, under observation, but his condition is stable, He confirmed to local media Allison Arwady, Commissioner of the Department of Public Health Chicago.

The first recorded case in the US territory occurred last week in Seattle, Washington State. Authorities said a man is about 30 years.

The coronavirus has claimed the lives of 20 People in China, where the outbreak originated from the disease. This week the Chinese authorities, They forbade the departure of all residents of the city of Wuhan, where most cases were recorded.