Patient tests negative for coronavirus

Henrietta Brewer
February 4, 2020

Cornell and the Health Department are working in concert "to monitor and support the health and safety of the individual and the broader community", Cornell's statement says.

The H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu, is now the main source of flu infections in residential communities in Taiwan, accounting for 84.5 percent of the total, Chung said, and it will take one more week to determine whether flu infections have peaked or not.

While there is a feeling of relief in Porter County, around the world there is growing concern about the coronavirus. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services sent a fourth possible case in Monday after the Washtenaw County Health Department discovered another person presenting minor symptoms of the disease.


"We are in constant communication with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are prepared to respond in the case that someone in Pennsylvania tests positive for coronavirus", said Levine.

So far, more than 100 people have died from the coronavirus and more than 6,000 other patients have been infected with the virus across the globe. The outbreak that spread to the U-S began in Wuhan, China.

On Saturday, health officials in MA said the virus has been identified in their state, marking the eighth case in the country.


Foreign nationals who visited mainland China in the prior 14 days, excluding immediate family of US citizens and legal permanent residents.

Any returning USA citizen who spent time in Hubei province (where the virus originated) in the last 14 days. Before you go to a doctor's office or emergency room, call ahead and tell them about your recent travel and your symptoms. This week, the US will evacuate more planeloads of Americans from China, placing them under similar quarantine, Messonnier said.

The release provides the following guidance: If you have traveled to China in the last 14 days, or come into direct contact with someone who has, and feel sick with fever, cough, or have difficulty breathing, you should seek medical care right away.


Flu was widespread in Puerto Rico and 49 states.

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