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Persons who were in close contact with the suspect case will be rapidly assessed and appropriate preventive measures taken, according to ADPH officials.
Public Health England (PHE) said the bacteria did not spread easily and only those who had prolonged, close contact with the student were at risk.
The European Central Bank said on Friday that it was "closely monitoring" the financial markets and was in close contact with other central banks after the UK voted to leave the European Union.
Casual contacts included zoo employees or volunteers who might have been exposed to elephant trunk secretions or fecal matter (3), but who had not had close contact with elephant A.
HEALTH officials have imposed twice-daily temperature checks and travel restrictions on 65 people who had close contact with Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey.
Precautionary measures are being taken to check the health of any prisoners or staff that may have been in close contact with the individuals with TB while infectious.
South Korean Health Ministry reported that a 58-year-old woman died of acute respiratory failure on Monday after having close contact with the first MERS patient at an undisclosed hospital in mid-May, The second victim of the disease is a 71-year-old man who also died after coming in close contact with the first patient during a similar period.
MANILA -- The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday reported that 11 people who had close contact with a Filipina nurse who was diagnosed with deadly Middle East Respiratory SyndromeCorona Virus (MERSCoV) and have exhibited symptoms of the disease have tested negative.
Meningococcal bacteria do not spread easily and only people who have had prolonged, close contact with the ill person are at a slightly increased risk of becoming unwell.
The animals used in the study had very mild clinical symptoms as a result of their exposure to the virus and it was clear that very close contact was required for transmission.
A new coronavirus that has killed 18 people since last year could be passed between people in close contact, according to the World Health Organization.
It said none of their family members or those in close contact with them have become ill.