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Why coronavirus cases in China have spiked significantly

Why coronavirus cases in China have spiked significantly
in explanation coming Thursday from the World Health Organization on why the number of

coronavirus

cases

jumped dramatically by roughly 15,000 overnight in Hebei the Chinese province at the center of the outbreak where the death toll saw its biggest one-day spike of more than 240 and crucially we understand that most of these

cases

relates to a period going back over days and weeks and are retrospectively reported as

cases

since sometimes back to the beginning of the outbreak itself but that's not the only reason for the huge increase it's also being linked to how

cases

of

coronavirus

also known as kovat 19 are being diagnosed that now includes the use of CT scans in Hebei a region that remains on virtual lockdown in an effort to stop the spread of the virus in hebei province only a trained medical professional can now classify a suspected case of kovat 19 as a clinically confirmed case on the basis of chest imaging rather than having to

have

a laboratory confirmation this allows clinicians to move and report

cases

more quickly the w-h-o says the sharp increase in

cases

out of

China

does not represent a significant change in the trajectory of the outbreak and an update from the UN agency on its

coronavirus

advanced team led by Canadian doctor Bruce Aylward who's described by the head of the whu-oh as a veteran of past public health emergencies Aylward arrived in

China

earlier this week the rest of the international team is expected to start arriving in

China

this...
why coronavirus cases in china have spiked significantly
weekend still ahead what about

coronavirus

cases

outside of

China

plus good news for some passengers on that quarantine cruise ship off Japan the number of

coronavirus

cases

is not increasing dramatically outside of

China

that update from the World Health Organization after the recent spike in

cases

in the Chinese province of Hebei outside

China

there are 447

cases

from 24 other countries a handful of those

cases

have

been confirmed in Canada as for the largest cluster of

cases

outside of

China

it's at sea off the coast of Japan where the number of

coronavirus

or köppen 19

cases

is climbing on the Diamond Princess cruise ship the number of canadians who tested positive also rising and there among those who've been taken to nearby hospitals for treatments the government of canada launching a webpage dedicated to supporting canadians aboard the diamond princess and it can be found through travel GC CA and it includes emergency embassy contact info and good news for some of the more than 3,500 people onboard that ship Japanese authorities say some elderly people will be allowed to disembark on Friday before the ship's two week quarantine is expected to end next week relief on a different cruise ship the MS Wester dam finally docked in Cambodia after it was barred from five countries over

coronavirus

fears even though no one had tested positive more than 200 Canadians were on that ship and another update from the w-h-o confirming Japan's first reported...
why coronavirus cases in china have spiked significantly

coronavirus

death a woman in her 80s who had been hospitalized since early February she's the third confirmed fatality outside of mainland

China

after deaths in the Philippines and Hong Kong also out of Japan Tokyo's 2020 Summer Games president says his committee is not considering canceling the Olympics over

coronavirus

the games are set to begin in July for City news I'm Melissa Duggan