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Coronavirus / US Case #1145901

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Sacramento, California: Will Carr) A new coronavirus case in California that is the first spread through the community by someone who has not travelled examined; details given of news stories about inadequacies of the workers at Travis Air Force Base dealing with returning Americans. [Harvard Chan school of public health Eric FEIGL-DING@- talks about the potential movement of the virus.] [HHS Secretary Alex AZAR - comments on the equipment.] [California Governor Gavin NEWSOM@- says we have few test kits.] [UCLA Dr. David EISENMAN@- says anyone with no illness should not be wearing masks.]

(Studio: David Muir) The quarantine of hospital workers who came in contact with the California patient discussed.

(Studio: David Muir, Jennifer Ashton) The significance of this case of human-to-human transfer & of the CDC revised testing guidelines discussed.

Muir, David;
Carr, Will;
Jennifer, David Muir,

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