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Severe acute respiratory syndrome

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SARS : Treatment and Prevention || Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a viral respiratory disease of zoonotic origin caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus, the first identified strain of the SARS coronavirus species severe acute respiratory syndrome–related coronavirus (SARSr-CoV). The first known cases occurred in November 2002, and the syndrome caused the 2002–2004 SARS outbreak. In the 2010s, Chinese scientists traced the virus through the intermediary of Asian palm civets to cave-dwelling horseshoe bats in Xiyang Yi Ethnic Township, Yunnan.
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  • Signs and symptoms 

  • Transmission 

  • Diagnosis 

  • Prevention 

  • Treatment 

  • Prognosis 

  • Epidemiology 

  • Outbreak in South China 

  • Spread to other regions 

  • Hong Kong 

  • Canada 

  • Identification of virus 

  • Origin and animal vectors 

  • Containment 

  • Laboratory accidents