Berto Jongman: SARS-Like Virus Moves to Europe

02 Infectious Disease
Berto Jongman

Five in Denmark contract SARS-linked virus

Five people have been isolated in a hospital in Denmark with symptoms of a new viral respiratory illness from the same family as the deadly SARS virus.

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Petersen said those admitted were a family of four where the father had been to Saudi Arabia, and an unrelated person who had been to Qatar. Two of those with symptoms were under the age of five.

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SARS swept out of China in 2003, killing more than 800 people worldwide.

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