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3rd Case of Respiratory Syndrome Suspected

March 26, 2003|From Times Wire Reports

A Santa Clara County woman who recently returned from Hong Kong is believed to have contracted severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, a respiratory illness linked to Asia, health authorities said Monday.

She is the third suspected case in the county, and the 39th nationwide. The 37-year-old woman's traveling companion, a 38-year-old man, was hospitalized last week as one of the first two cases of the disease in the county. Both remain in fair condition.

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