Un crucero con 7.000 personas a bordo permanece bloqueado en Italia por un posible caso del coronavirus


A cruise ship owned by Carnival Corp. was blocked from leaving an Italian port with some 7,000 people on board, after a passenger came down with symptoms that raised concerns about a possible case of coronavirus.

CarnivalÔÇÖs Italian unit Costa Crociere SpA said that a 54-year-old woman from Macau is currently in isolation on board its Costa Smeralda cruise ship in the port of Civitavecchia, near Rome.

A medical team from a Rome hospital examined the patient, who demonstrated fever and respiratory symptoms, this morning, according to the Italian Coast Guard. Further operations on the ship ÔÇťwill be decided later,ÔÇŁ a Coast Guard spokesman said.

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