Outbreak of Pneumonia of Unknown Etiology (PUE) in Wuhan, China
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Health Advisory about a reported cluster of pneumonia of unknown etiology (PUE) with possible epidemiologic links to a large wholesale fish and live animal market in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Wuhan City is a major transportation hub about 700 miles south of Beijing with a population of more than 11 million people.
An outbreak investigation by local officials is ongoing in China; the World Health Organization (WHO) is t…Sign Up for Free Trial