A novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has been identified as the causative pathogen of an ongoing outbreak of respiratory disease, now named COVID-19. Most cases and sustained transmission occurred in China, but travel-associated cases have been reported in other countries, including Europe and Italy. Since the symptoms are similar to other respiratory infections, differential diagnosis in travellers arriving from countries with wide-spread COVID-19 must include other more common infections such as influenza and other respiratory tract diseases.
|Numero di pagine||5|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2020|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
Tramuto, F., Lalle, E., Castilletti, C., Scorzolini, L., Di Caro, A., Nicastri, E., Capobianchi, M. R., & Bordi, L. (2020). Differential diagnosis of illness in patients under investigation for the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), Italy, February 2020. Eurosurveillance, 25.