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BEIJING, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) – Six Chinese medical personnel were killed and 1716 infected, a Chinese health official said Friday. Coronavirus, which presents a high risk for doctors amid the lack of protective equipment Resist infection.

"Six medical staff members died and six were hospitalized," Zeng Yi Xin, vice chairman of China's National Health Committee, said at a news conference. Another 1716 were infected with the coronavirus in China as of Feb. 13.

Chinese authorities are busy dispatching virus-prevention kits to hospitals in Wuhan, where Where doctors and nurses receive large numbers of patients day and night, while some physicians receive and treat patients without equipment. Protect yourself properly.

As of Friday, more than 64,000 people have been infected with the virus in China and nearly 1,500. People were killed by the virus. By San Sarin