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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) bulletin #16

One additional presumptive positive case of COVID-19 has been identified in Manitoba, for a total of eight cases.  At this time, it appears all cases were exposed to the virus through recent travel.

Case eight is a man in his 80s who lives in Winnipeg.  Patient contact and public health investigations are ongoing.

Public health officials are strongly advising all Manitobans, including health-care providers, to cancel or postpone any non-essential international travel.  They are also recommending all international travellers self-isolate and self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days after returning to Canada.

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