Second patient in Malta tests negative to coronavirus

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Another possible case of coronavirus in Malta was reported but medical tests confirmed the patient was not positive to the virus.

Superintendent for Public Health, Dr Charmaine Gauci confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt that a second patient tested negative to coronavirus.

Till today in Malta, only two medical tests were carried out on two people who were in China in the last 14 days. Dr Charmaine Gauci also confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt that these two people were suffering from symptoms similar to coronavirus.

Dr Gauci also said that health authorities are monitoring closely cases of people who have recently travelled to China by asking them to check their temperature twice a day. Also, health authorities are following up with daily phone calls.