The Canadian Press

2003-03-15 | SARS

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A worldwide health alert was issued about a mysterious form of pneumonia thought to have taken the lives of at least two Canadians. Doctor Karim Kurji (kah-REEM' KUR'-jea), Ontario's associate chief medical officer of health, announced on March 15th that SARS had arrived in Canada.

Date: 2003-03-15
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there are four cases of atypical pneumonia in Toronto all from one extended family with probably a linkage to Asia two of these individuals have died and the coroner is investigating one of the deaths >>

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