Coronavirus scare in Ghana: Noguchi says its negative

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The latest suspected coronavirus [COVID-19] case at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) on Thursday has turned out to be negative.

The Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Badu Sarkodie confirmed this to Graphic Online Friday afternoon.

He said the test from Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) has turned out to be negative.

This brings to 34 the total number of suspected cases in Ghana that have all tested negative.

In the latest case, a patient reported at Korle Bu on Thursday afternoon with symptoms of the disease.

The patient traveled into Ghana from the United States of America this week and reported at Korle Bu for medical care.

GraphicOnline

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