The Consulate urged Emiratis to exercise caution and contact them on emergency numbers.
Embassy 'will coordinate fully with UAE health authorities on the case'.
The Health Ministry released a statement today, moving to the orange disease outbreak status.
Number of aircraft on static display reduced.
From getting emotional to sharing their own experiences, people posted many reactions.
All passengers will be screened and monitored by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
There had been 89 new deaths from the virus - with 81 in Hubei province, and the rest in other regions.
The claim comes from a dubious website with a history of spreading false information.