26 January 2020 – First case of COVID-19 appears in Ecuador

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Type of Intervention: Case identification, contact tracing and related measures
Sectors Involved: Tracing and tracking
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The contacts the patient had during his trip have been followed up to prevent it from spreading. For the moment the patient has been isolated and is still under study. Contacts with the patient during his trip have been followed up to prevent it from spreading
Full details here: https://www.eluniverso.com/noticias/2020/01/26/nota/7710927/ecuador-se-estudia-caso-sospechoso-coronavirus-informo-msp