According to Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, there are currently 92 such cases in 12 countries beside China.
Prime Minister signed a decree on closing the border for them from February 20.
Plasma transfusion has been shown to be effective in treating infected patients.
According to Ira Longini, this forecast is based on statistical data.
An 80 year old woman became the third person to die from a new disease outside of mainland China.
This was reported by the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Gazprom Yelena Burmistrova.
However, Tedros Adhanom Gheybreyesus noted that it “must be interpreted with extreme caution.”
They suspected that COVID-19 could spread through sewer pipes.