A novel (new) coronavirus is causing an outbreak of pneumonia illness in the city of Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. This outbreak began in early December 2019 and continues to expand in scope and magnitude. Global surveillance is in the early stages and we expect more cases to be confirmed in China and beyond its borders. For updated information regarding the virus, please visit the websites below.

CDC guidance on clinical signs and symptoms, and infection prevention and control recommendations, is available here.

The CDC will continue to provide updates as needed. For the latest information on the virus, please check the CDC coronavirus website