CoronaVirus (COVID-19) are a large family of viruses that cause a wide range of illness from the common cold to more severe diseases like MERS and SARS.
1- Transmission can occur from asymptomatic individuals or during the incubation period to others.
2- First declared as Epidemic and then Pandemic by WHO.
3- Transmission is confirmed from animal-to-human and human-to-human. The human-to-animal (2 cases in Hong Kong) are reported and under detailed investigation.
4- No vaccination available. Few medicines are recognized for symptomatic treatment.
5- This is confirmed as Pandemic which started from China then other major outbreak recorded in Iran and Italy.