Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Japan - COVID-19 cases: 19,068 cases, 976 deaths

Collapse
This is a sticky topic.
X
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • #46
    Update MOH, febr 7, 2020

    Domestic cases (excluding charter flights and cruise ships: 16

    Asymptomatic cases: 6 ; some of them show mild symptoms later

    Outbreak Status on
    Cruise Ships For the cruise ship "Diamond Princess", which has been quarantined at Yokohama Port since February 3, 41 out of 171 people who have newly found new coronavirus test results have been found. Since the name was confirmed to be positive for the new coronavirus, it was decided to transfer it to a medical institution with an infectious disease ward today with the cooperation of Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa and Shizuoka. Positive cases were confirmed in 61 out of 273 people in total.
    “Addressing chronic disease is an issue of human rights – that must be our call to arms"
    Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief The Lancet

    ~~~~ Twitter:@GertvanderHoek ~~~ GertvanderHoek@gmail.com ~~~

    Comment


    • #47
      Source: https://www.nippon.com/en/news/yjj20...ronavirus.html
      Japanese Man from Wuhan Tests Positive for New Coronavirus
      Society Lifestyle Feb 8, 2020

      Tokyo, Feb. 8 (Jiji Press)--A Japanese man in his 20s who returned home from Wuhan on a government-chartered flight on Friday has tested positive for the new coronavirus raging in the Chinese city, Japan's health ministry said Saturday...

      ...He is the 10th case of infection with the virus among the 763 people who have been brought home from Hubei Province, including Wuhan, on four charter planes dispatched by the Japanese government from late last month.

      Infection with the new coronavirus has now been confirmed in Japan for 90 people, including 64 on the Diamond Princess, a cruise ship quarantined off Japan...

      Comment


      • #48
        6 more coronavirus infections on ship in Yokohama bring total to 70

        Today 06:40 am JST

        Six more people on a cruise ship quarantined in Yokohama have tested positive for a new coronavirus, the health ministry said Sunday, bringing the total number of those infected onboard to 70.

        The five crew members and one passenger -- four Filipinos, one American and one Ukrainian in their 20s to 70s -- have no serious symptoms, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said.

        The ministry said it has tested 336 potentially infected people from around 3,700 passengers and crew on the vessel, and the latest results on 57 people turned up the six new cases.
        ...
        The overall number of infected in Japan now stands at 96, including 10 people who evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, at the center of the outbreak, on government-chartered flights. Another 16 includes tourists and a tour bus driver.
        ...

        https://japantoday.com/category/nati...ng-total-to-70
        "Safety and security don't just happen, they are the result of collective consensus and public investment. We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens in our society, a life free of violence and fear."
        -Nelson Mandela

        Comment


        • #49

          Japan's health ministry says over 60 more people have tested positive for the new coronavirus on a cruise ship docked at Yokohama Port, bringing the total number of cases discovered on the vessel to over 130.

          https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20200210_32/

          Comment


          • #50
            Press release MOH Japan, febr 10, 2020

            Domestic cases (excluding returnees on charter flights) : 16

            Outbreaks related to returnees of charter flights from Wuhan] : 7


            All patients and asymptomatic pathogen carriers are hospitalized.


            Updates regarding the cruiseship Diamond Princess in this thread : Japan quarantines 3700 on cruise ship

            “Addressing chronic disease is an issue of human rights – that must be our call to arms"
            Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief The Lancet

            ~~~~ Twitter:@GertvanderHoek ~~~ GertvanderHoek@gmail.com ~~~

            Comment


            • #51
              Source: https://www.nippon.com/en/news/yjj20...ronavirus.html

              2 More Japanese Returnees Found to Have New Coronavirus
              Society Lifestyle Politics Feb 11, 2020

              Tokyo, Feb. 11 (Jiji Press)--Japan's health ministry said Tuesday that two more Japanese people who returned home from Wuhan on government-chartered flights have been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus that originated in the Chinese city.

              One of them, a man in his 50s and resident of Wuhan, arrived back to Japan on Jan. 29 on the first of four flights chartered by the Japanese government for evacuation, the ministry said. The other, a man in his 40s from Saitama Prefecture, north of Tokyo, returned on Jan. 30 on the second chartered flight...

              ...The total number of people who have tested positive for the virus in Japan now totals 163, including those from the Diamond Princess cruise ship..

              Comment


              • #52
                About outbreak of patient associated with new type coronavirus (the 25th case)


                 At around 21:00 yesterday (February 10), Chiba Prefecture reported a case of infectious disease associated with this new type of coronavirus.
                 This patient was a Japanese who returned on January 29 on a charter flight (first flight) from Wuhan, Hubei Province. A new coronavirus was detected as a result of PCR performed at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases.
                 It is the 25th case in Japan of outbreaks of patients with a new coronavirus-related infection.
                 We will carry out proactive epidemiological investigations on this matter, including the identification of close contacts.


                Outline
                (1) Age: 50's
                (2) Gender: Male
                (3) Place of residence: People's Republic of China (Wuhan City, Hubei Province)
                (4) Symptoms and progress:
                January 29 Returned to Japan on the first charter flight, National International Medical Service He was examined at a research center and stayed at a hotel in Chiba Prefecture.
                January 30 The result of PCR test at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases was negative.
                February 7 Fever (38.5 ° C), cough, and other symptoms appeared, and she was transported to a medical institution in Chiba Prefecture and hospitalized.
                Feb. 8, PCR test was negative at a local health research institute in Chiba Prefecture, but the patient was hospitalized. Feb.
                10 Since the symptoms did not improve, a PCR test was performed again at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases and the test was positive.
                (5) Action history:
                According to his report, he has not stopped at the seafood market in Wuhan (South China Seafood City).
                No clear contact with pneumonia patients has been identified in China. After January 30, she has not left her guest room until she was transported to a medical institution.

                https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_09423.html


                ---------------------------------------------------------------------

                + the cruise ship victims:

                Positive results were confirmed in 135 of the 439 patients tested.

                https://flutrackers.com/forum/forum/...620#post828620

                Comment


                • #53
                  This additional case adds to the domestic total of 26:

                  New Coronavirus Infected (Information provided)


                   The cruise ship Diamond Princess, which arrived at Yokohama Port on February 3, is undergoing quarantine at sea, but
                  one quarantine officer has been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus. Was.
                   The person has already been hospitalized and started treatment. In addition, for those who have a high level of contact, they are instructed not to go out.
                   The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare will re-check appropriate infection prevention measures for staff working onboard, taking into account the occurrence of this situation, and will work to ensure that necessary measures are taken.

                  https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_09424.html

                  Comment


                  • #54
                    About the present situation of new type coronavirus infectious disease and correspondence of Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (February 12)


                    The first for the Japanese 2 people who returned home in the charter from the Wuhan City, the symptoms As a result, a test for the new coronavirus was reported to be positive, and a press release was made on February 11 as the 24th and 25th cases.

                    Of the cruise ships calling at Yokohama Port, 174 were positive during the inspection of a total of 492 people.

                    In addition, a quarantine officer responding to quarantine at sea has been released today by a press release regarding the infection with the new coronavirus.

                    “Addressing chronic disease is an issue of human rights – that must be our call to arms"
                    Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief The Lancet

                    ~~~~ Twitter:@GertvanderHoek ~~~ GertvanderHoek@gmail.com ~~~

                    Comment


                    • #55
                      Future response for passengers on cruise ships quarantined at Yokohama Port

                      ク ル ー ズ The cruise ship “Diamond Princess”, which arrived at Yokohama Port on February 3, 1980, is undergoing quarantine at sea, but to ensure the health of crew and passengers on board. , Ask passengers to spend their time in their own private rooms, and carry out a new coronavirus test for those with respiratory symptoms such as fever and cough. In addition, treatment at medical institutions has prevented the spread of infection on board.

                      一方 で On the other hand, there are some elderly people who have basic illness on board, and they have to stay in a room without windows for a long time until the incubation period elapses. Some may harm.

                      〇 Therefore, apart from the new coronavirus infection, perform a PCR test for those who are considered to be at high risk from the viewpoint of ensuring health, and disembark if any of the negative ones are desired. You will be required to live in accommodation provided by the government. Those who do not wish to stay will be left on board.

                      The 〇 specifically, sequentially from the side of more than 80 years of age,
                      and no windows at-ship room, who has been living in the only window that can not be opened and closed even if there is a window the room
                      who are having such as, underlying disease
                      for For those who have just conducted a new coronavirus test and found negative, those who wish to disembark should disembark and stay at government-prepared accommodation until the incubation period is resolved. It was made.

                      方 In addition, those who are confirmed to be positive for the new coronavirus as a result of the test will be treated at a medical institution. In addition, we do not deal with the dense contact who is confirmed positive.

                      検 Quarantine of the cruise ship is ongoing. We will continue to conduct new coronavirus tests for those who need it, and will announce the results later.

                      https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_09465.html

                      Comment


                      • #56
                        https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3875661
                        AIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) infected 44 more people on the Diamond Princess, bringing the total to 218, Japanese media reported Thursday (Feb. 13).
                        ....snip
                        The latest rise in the number of coronavirus cases on the Diamond Princess brings the total for Japan to 247, the highest outside of China.
                        29 Domestic cases.
                        “The only security we have is our ability to adapt."

                        Comment


                        • #57
                          https://jp.sputniknews.com/incidents/202002137103795/
                          It was confirmed that a Japanese man was newly infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo. Japanese media reported.

                          According to NHK, the infection was confirmed by a Japanese man in a 70s taxi driver living in Tokyo. Men have been carrying passengers that seem to be Chinese.

                          Currently, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare is investigating the route of transmission. 248 people were confirmed to be infected in Japan
                          30 Domestic cases
                          “The only security we have is our ability to adapt."

                          Comment


                          • #58
                            https://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/202...284301000.html
                            February 13, 2020 19:20New type pneumoniaAccording to Wakayama Prefecture, it was confirmed that a male Japanese doctor in their 50s living in the prefecture was infected with the new coronavirus.

                            According to the prefecture, it has not been possible to confirm whether this man has traveled to Wuhan, China, or has contacted anyone related to Wuhan. It is the first time in Wakayama Prefecture that infection with the new coronavirus has been confirmed.
                            Unsure if this case has been included in the total of 30 domestic cases - but - as always - it is worrying to see a health care worker confirmed. Wakayama Prefecture is also some distance from Kyoto and Tokyo but is very close to the busy port city of Osaka.
                            “The only security we have is our ability to adapt."

                            Comment


                            • #59
                              https://www3.nhk.or.jp/shutoken-news...000044028.html

                              Kanagawa 80s female dead for the first time in Japan

                              Feb 13, 21:03According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, a Japanese woman in her 80s living in Kanagawa Prefecture died on the 13th and was infected with the new coronavirus.

                              The woman was tired on the 22nd of last month and went to a medical institution on the 28th.
                              He was hospitalized on the 1st of this month after being diagnosed with pneumonia. On 6th, his respiratory condition deteriorated and he was transferred to another medical institution.
                              Then, on the 12th, his respiratory condition worsened, he received a virus test, and died on the 13th.
                              Later, the results of the test revealed that the virus was infected.
                              It means that the woman had never traveled abroad.
                              This is the first death of a person infected with the new coronavirus in Japan.
                              “The only security we have is our ability to adapt."

                              Comment


                              • #60

                                Dead woman found infected with coronavirus


                                0m 29s 48 min ago
                                Japan's health ministry says an elderly woman who died on Thursday was later confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.

                                The woman in her 80s, living in Kanagawa Prefecture, near Tokyo, visited a hospital on January 22 as she was suffering from fatigue. Her health conditions had been monitored until she was diagnosed with pneumonia and admitted to the hospital on February 1.

                                more...


                                https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/


                                ---------------------------------

                                Not on Health Ministry site yet.

                                Comment

                                Working...
                                X