Dr Foong Tsin Uin, Deputy Medical Director of International Medical Clinic commented “The virus presents as flu. If you develop symptoms such as cough, fever, shortness of breath and have travelled to mainland China within the last 14 days please seek immediate medical attention. There is no vaccine or antiviral drugs available for this virus however symptoms can be treated”.
Please note that it is imperative that patients notify medical staff upon booking an appointment if they are concerned about their risk of exposure.
Please visit the MOH for the latest updates.