Coronavirus signage is seen at the Wycombe Hospital in High Wycombe, England, Britain March 4, 2020. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
LONDON (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Britain rose to 85 on Wednesday in the biggest daily jump since it was first detected in the country, health ministry figures showed on Wednesday.
The number of confirmed cases was 51 on Tuesday. Britain has not recorded any deaths from the disease.
Reporting by Estelle Shirbon; editing by Stephen Addison