On 13 January 2020, the Ministry of Public Well being (MoPH), Thailand reported the primary imported case of lab-confirmed novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) from Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
The case is a 61-year-old Chinese language lady dwelling in Wuhan Metropolis, Hubei Province, China. On 5 January 2020, she developed fever with chills, sore throat and headache. On eight January 2020, she took a direct flight to Thailand from Wuhan Metropolis along with 5 relations in a tour group of 16 individuals. The traveler with febrile sickness was detected on the identical day by thermal surveillance at Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), Thailand, and was hospitalized the identical day. After temperature examine and preliminary evaluation, she was transferred to the hospital for additional investigations and remedy.