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14 Americans From Cruise Ship Hit By Coronavirus Test Positive for Infection

News Picture: 14 Americans From Cruise Ship Hit By Coronavirus Test Positive for Infection

Latest Infectious Disease News MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Fourteen of the more than 300 U.S. passengers evacuated from a cruise ship hit by the coronavirus outbreak have tested positive for infection during their flights home, U.S. health officials said Monday. The news comes from a …

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Quarantine Ends on Cruise Ship in Japan as Coronavirus Cases Near 75,000

News Picture: Quarantine Ends on Cruise Ship in Japan as Coronavirus Cases Near 75,000

Latest Infectious Disease News WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 (HealthDay News) — As the number of coronavirus cases reached 75,000 and deaths topped 2,000, a two-week quarantine of a cruise ship docked in Japan ended Wednesday. About 300 Americans were recently evacuated from the Diamond Princess over the weekend …

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New China Coronavirus Cases Decline, 2 Passengers From Affected Cruise Ship Die

News Picture: Study Estimates Actual Coronavirus Case Count in Wuhan May Be Near 76,000

Latest Infectious Disease News THURSDAY, Feb. 20, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The number of new COVID-19 coronavirus cases in China dropped Thursday, but the decline might just be due to new methods in how case numbers are tallied. Also on Thursday, two infected passengers from the Diamond Princess …

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Coronavirus cruise ship to undergo major cleaning before April sail

Coronavirus cruise ship to undergo major cleaning before April sail

(CNN) — Some passengers and crew are still aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship following its 14-day coronavirus quarantine in Japan, but the ship has not seen its last days at sea. On April 29, following what Carnival Corp. (Princess Cruises’ parent company) says will be a full sanitation process, …

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2 passengers die after leaving ‘chaotic’ quarantined cruise ship

2 passengers die after leaving 'chaotic' quarantined cruise ship

• 2 people who were on quarantined cruise ship in Japan have died • Quarantine on Diamond Princess cruise ship ‘chaotic,’ Japanese expert claims • Number of new confirmed cases drops in Hubei province • South Korea confirms first death of person infected with coronavirus • Two people die in …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Passengers Begin Departing Quarantined Cruise Ship in Japan

Coronavirus Live Updates: Passengers Begin Departing Quarantined Cruise Ship in Japan

Hundreds of passengers began disembarking from a quarantined cruise ship in Japan. Passengers began disembarking on Wednesday from a cruise ship docked off Yokohama, Japan, as a two-week quarantine of the vessel was coming to an end even as a major coronavirus outbreak on board continued unabated. An initial group …

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Japan cruise ship evacuees: Americans from the floating quarantine zone get stuck on buses with no bathrooms and fly 10 hours in cargo planes

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“They have sent over a dozen emails assuring us that there would not be an additional quarantine, and they just told us that we’d be re-quarantined for 14 more days,” said a sobbing Karey Maniscalco. Others, like Gay Courter from Florida, were grateful to the US government. “I want to …

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Coronavirus Updates: Evacuated Americans Carried Virus From Cruise Ship to Airplane

Coronavirus Updates: Evacuated Americans Carried Virus From Cruise Ship to Airplane

American learned evacuees were infected shortly before boarding a chartered flight. Fourteen Americans who were evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan on Monday were placed in segregated areas of a chartered flight after they were found to have the new coronavirus shortly before boarding the plane to the United …

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Diamond Princess:14 passengers on US charter flights evacuating the cruise ship have tested positive for coronavirus

Jumbo jets arrived to evacuate US citizens from the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

US officials were notified that they had tested positive for coronavirus during the evacuation process, after passengers had disembarked the ship, the agencies said in the joint statement Monday. The passengers had been tested two to three days before the evacuation flights, the statement said. “After consultation with HHS officials, …

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