CDC tells Americans to avoid unessential travel to South Korea amid coronavirus outbreak | TheHill

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned Americans against unnecessary travel...
to South Korea on Monday amid growing concerns about the outbreak of a novel form of coronavirus originating from China.

A notice on the CDC's website Monday evening urged travelers to "avoid all nonessential travel to South Korea," citing limited access to medical services in areas where the coronavirus outbreak has been reported.

"A novel coronavirus is causing an outbreak of respiratory illness (COVID-19) in South Korea. Illness with this virus has ranged from mild to severe. Signs and symptoms of infection include fever, cough, and difficulty breathing. Sore throat also has been reported in some patients. Some patients also have…
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