Monday 02 March 2020
Books – Muhammad Sami:
A statement issued by the Council of Ministers said that Dr. Mustafa Madbouly, the Prime Minister, received a report from the Preventive Medicine Sector in the Ministry of Health and Population regarding a suspected case of “Corona” virus that had been seized with Imbaba fevers.
During the report, Dr. Alaa Eid, Head of Preventive Medicine Sector at the Ministry of Health and Population, indicated that with regard to the communication received by the Preventive Medicine Sector in the Ministry of Health and Population on 1/3/2020 regarding the presence of a foreigner suffering from symptoms of high temperature, sore throat and cough, Residing in the Mohandessin area of Giza Governorate, the Ministry’s Preventive Team went to the case’s residence, and transferred it to the Imbaba Fever Hospital.
Dr. Alaa Eid added that a team of preventive medicine was immediately formed in the governorate, and he conducted a field investigation of the case and found that she is a Danish woman, arrived at Cairo airport on Friday 28/2/2020 coming from Portugal, and she made a transit in the state of Germany, and she is now residing in a region Mohandessin, Giza. She had symptoms of high fever, sore throat, and cough on February 29, 2020, and was transferred by the Preventive Team at the Ministry of Health to Imbaba Fever Hospital, and a medical examination was signed, the case definition was applied to it, and the initial diagnosis suspected of being infected with the Corona virus ( COVID-19) Chest, there are no signs of radiation pneumonia, as a double sample from the throat and nose, a spit farm and a serum sample were withdrawn from the condition, and sent to the central laboratories for examination, and the head of the Preventive Medicine Sector of the Ministry of Health and Population confirmed that the results of the samples were negative for corona and negative for influenza.