Thailand Report on January 17, 2020 

1. International Situation

January 5, 2020 - The People's Republic of China reported the total number of pneumonia cases under investigation for infection by novel coronavirus 2019 (2019-nCoV) was 59, including 41 confirmed cases, and two deaths. Five patients are in critical condition and 12 patients have been discharged from the hospital. Moreover, 119 close contacts are under observation, and investigations were completed for 644 patients. There were no additional reports between January 6 and 16, 2020. On January 17, 2020 the second death was reported in a 59 year-old man. He became ill on December 31, 2020 and was admitted to Jinyintan Hospital in Wuhan on January 4, 2020. The doctor diagnosed the patient with severe myocarditis and he passed away on January 15, 2020. read detail

Alert code of Novel Coronavirus 2019 in Wuhan, China