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Why is sars mostly in asia. Does this mean it can't come to the us?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Local spread

Animal to human spread (in this case bats to humans) was in Asia as that is where the animal reservoir for the virus was.
Sars-cov could spread to bats in the US (possibly), but as it has been 6 years since the last case I'd say that it looks like it won't. Human to human transmission occurred in the Canadian flavor of the virus but not in the US - but it certainly could happen if there was ...

In brief: Local spread

Animal to human spread (in this case bats to humans) was in Asia as that is where the animal reservoir for the virus was.
Sars-cov could spread to bats in the US (possibly), but as it has been 6 years since the last case I'd say that it looks like it won't. Human to human transmission occurred in the Canadian flavor of the virus but not in the US - but it certainly could happen if there was ...
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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Dr. William Walsh
another outbreak.

In brief: No, it doesn't mean

But there is no sars anymore since 2004.

In brief: No, it doesn't mean

But there is no sars anymore since 2004.
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
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