Notice : The Outbreak of Pneumonia Caused by a New Coronavirus

Notice : The Outbreak of Pneumonia Caused by a New Coronavirus

A new type of pneumonia related to coronavirus has broken out in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China.
It is said that with the onset of the pneumonia, it causes respiratory symptoms such as fever and cough. The elderly and those with underlying diseases may become more severe.

1) Take regular measures against infectious diseases, such as wearing a mask and washing your hands.
Wash your hands frequently with water and soap, and after going out or coughing, thoroughly wash your hands before touching your mouth, nose, or eyes.
If you have symptoms such as coughing, please cover your mouth and nose with a tissue, wear a surgical mask to prevent infection to people around you, and avoid places with many people.

2) If you have any symptoms, please consult a medical institution.
If you have symptoms such as cough or fever, wear a mask and contact a medical institution in advance, and consult a medical institution immediately.
Please make sure that you have a history of staying in Wuhan when you consult.

3) Information on how to consult a medical institution.
A multilingual guidebook is posted on the Tokyo Metropolitan Government website to help foreigners visiting Tokyo to consult medical institutions promptly with peace of mind.