The Zurich-based Directorate of Health has today reported seven more cases of infection with the Coronavirus. Thus, the total number Affected in the Canton of nine. Most of the Infected were hospitalized with minor complaints in the University hospital in Zurich, a Person is in the clinic Hirslanden. The confirmation of the national reference laboratories in Geneva, is in the seven new cases.
In the case of all new cases, this Directorate is, according to the Health right, where you have plugged in. The case number three is a Person who have been infected with an infected Person in Switzerland. The cases four to six relate to people who have lived in the North of Italy. The cases of seven to nine have been infected in the case of number five in Switzerland.
Much evidence suggests that it is in these cases, employees of the Institute of mathematics at the University of Zurich. The Directorate of Health has not confirmed this connection, but according to the University's four persons of the Institute have so far been tested positive. The first of these cases was made on Sunday, internal publication, is a mathematics doctoral student from the North of Italy. Students are not affected, according to the University of currently.
The Band of young people In the seven Neue Zürcher cases there are six men and a woman between 25 and 36 years. It goes well under the circumstances, the Directorate of Health. "If you had no Coronavirus cases, you would have to be treated in the hospital." In this respect, confirm that the disease for the Individual is usually easy, especially for young people and children. It was to be expected in the Canton of Zurich, but with the further disease cases.
"We ask the population that only persons requiring treatment for complaints from home when Ärztefon (Tel. 0800 33 66 55) report. For you will continue to be organised the Transport to the designated hospitals, if the diagnosis and treatment is necessary.
people with flu-like symptoms should stay home and contact with others as far as possible, to avoid and only back to work or go to school, if they are healthy.
people who cannot be cared for in such a Situation by friends or family members, can register at the cantonal Hotline on 0800 044 117. Subsequently, the necessary support is organised. Anyone who becomes ill at home difficult, is transported to a designated hospital and treated there.
On pharyngeal swabs of possible Coronavirus cases outside of the designated hospitals is to abandon it."
the Following Hotlines are available around the clock: The Hotline for operators and municipalities is accessible via the phone number 0800 044 117. For medical questions about the Coronavirus, the Ärztefon is on 0800 33 66 55 available. The Federal office of public health offers a Hotline at the telephone number 058 463 00 00.
Created: 02.03.2020, 13:55 PMUpdated Date: 02 March 2020, 21:01