According to local health authorities, a second individual died of the coronavirus in the state of USA Washington actually this was the 2nd case of coronavirus disease in the United States.
Three individuals in the county have also been hospitalized as a result of the Coronavirus.
According to rumors, there are more than 10 confirmed cases of illnesses from the coronavirus in King County, Washington, US.
A person in his 70s died at EvergreenHealth Medical Center in Kirkland – Yesterday in the same hospital where the death of an individual in his 50s was announced, both individual has underlying health problems.
The three other brand new cases are two women, one in her 90s, one in her 80s, and a man in his 70s. They have other health problems; they are in critical condition currently.
These cases are in individuals who were residents at life care including the death, Health officials also said: “two more people, men in their 60s, had also been hospitalized for illness from the novel coronavirus. A total of six people who have connections to LifeCare have been formally diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new virus.”
Genetic Sequencing suggests the virus may have been circulating for six weeks, two samples of the virus, In January of them who traveled to Snohomish County from China.
Bedford says his work is preliminary, that’s possible there are other explanations besides community spread.
However, his aim is that an alternative explanation is unlikely, because of an unusual variant on one of the genes.
The team at the @seattleflustudy have sequenced the genome the #COVID19 community case reported yesterday from Snohomish County, WA, and have posted the sequence publicly to https://t.co/tbVb4MAGpy. There are some enormous implications here. 1/9
— Trevor Bedford (@trvrb) March 1, 2020
Bedford said on Twitter: “I believe we’re facing an already substantial outbreak in Washington State that was not detected until now due to narrow case definition requiring direct travel to China,”
Until last week, individuals with symptoms of COVID-19 weren’t tested for the coronavirus unless they had traveled to an area where the virus was circulating and had contact with a confirmed case recently.
The testing criteria were expanded after a public backlash and cases with anonymous causes were found.
COVID-19 causes a cough, a fever, and even shortness of breath more than 90,000 individuals have been infected worldwide and 3,000 have died.