COVID-19 outbreak, Senegal, 2020

Author/s
Dia N.,
Lakh N.A.,
Diagne M.M.,
Mbaye K.D.,
Taieb F.,
Fall N.M.,
Barry M.A.,
Ka D.,
Fall A.,
Cisse Diallo V.M.P.,
Faye O.,
Jallow M.M.,
Dieng I.,
Ndiaye M.,
Diop M.,
Bousso A.,
Loucoubar C.,
Khemesse M.,
Ndiaye N.,
Peyreffite C.,
Fortes L.,
Sall A.A.,
Seydi M.
Year
Language
English
Document Type
Article
Source Title
Emerging Infectious Diseases
Publisher
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description

The spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 began later in Africa than in Asia and Europe. Senegal confirmed its first case of coronavirus disease on March 2, 2020. By March 4, a total of 4 cases had been confirmed, all in patients who traveled from Europe. © 2020 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). All rights reserved.

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Index Keywords

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