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How deadly is the Wuhan coronavirus? | ABC News

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Published on Jan 31, 2020

Just how deadly is the Wuhan coronavirus?

At this stage, it appears more contagious but less deadly than SARS, a similar disease that swept through China and the world in 2002 infecting more than 8000 people and killing more than 750.

SARS had a fatality rate of 9.6% whereas the Wuhan virus has only a 2.2% fatality rate so far.

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