Four hundred forty cases have been confirmed as of Jan. 22.
The bulk are in China, but cases have been confirmed in Thailand, Japan, South Korea and now the US, where man in his 30s in Washington presented with the disease at a local hospital.
A list of confirmed cases and their locations are below:
- China: 440 confirmed cases
- Thailand: 2 confirmed cases
- Japan: 1 confirmed cases
- South Korea: 1 confirmed case
- US: 1 confirmed case
- Australia: 1 suspected case (Brisbane)
Mortality rate in China currently at ~2% with 9 dead.
Recently watched Contagion. Wish I didn’t.