Brisbane man being tested for coronavirus | ABC News

A Brisbane man is in isolation and being tested by Queensland Health authorities for a new strain of coronavirus, amid fresh fears of a global epidemic. Results won’t been known for a couple of days.

Qld Chief Medical Officer Jeannette Young spoke to the media about the issue.

They’re advising anyone who returns from Wuhan with respiratory conditions or feels unwell should see their GP or Emergency Department so they can be tested.

They should also keep themselves isolated.

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Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-01-21/coronavirus-brisbane-person-in-isolation-tested/11886164

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Queensland (QLD) is an Australian state covering the continent’s northeast, with a coastline stretching nearly 7,000km. Its offshore Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral reef system, hosts thousands of marine species. The city of Cairns is a gateway to the reef and tropical Daintree Rainforest. The capital, Brisbane, is flanked by the surfing beaches of the Gold and Sunshine Coasts.

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