Third case of Coronavirus confirmed in the UK

A further patient has tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases in the UK to 3.

Chief Medical Officer Professor Chris Whitty said ”The individual did not acquire this in the UK.”

”The patient is being transferred to a specialist NHS centre, and we are using robust infection control measures to prevent any possible further spread of the virus. The NHS is well prepared to manage these cases and we are now working quickly to identify any contacts the patient has had.”

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