Second Case of Wuhan-Linked Pneumonia Found in Japan

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Tokyo, Jan. 24 (Jiji Press)--The Japanese health ministry said Friday that it has confirmed the country's second case of infection of a new strain of coronavirus believed to be behind the pneumonia outbreak in the Chinese city of Wuhan.

A man in his 40s who is a resident of Wuhan developed pneumonia and tested positive for the new virus during his visit to Japan as a tourist. He is currently hospitalized in Tokyo.

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