Daily update on the novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia in Jilin Province (Announced on February 17, 2020)

2020-02-17    JL.gov

From 00:00 to 24:00 on February 16, there was no suspected case reported in the province. 2 cured and discharged from hospital in Changchun.


As of 24:00 on February 16, a total of 89 confirmed cases have been reported in the province, 30 cured and discharged from hospital (16 in Changchun, 3 in Jilin, 2 in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, 4 in Siping, 1 in Liaoyuan, 1 in Songyuan, 2 in Gongzhuling and 1 in Meihekou), 1 death in Siping, and 58 confirmed cases have been isolated and treated in hospital. There were 29 cases in Changchun City, 2 cases in Jilin City, 3 cases in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, 9 cases in Siping City, 3 cases in Tonghua City, 1 case in Baicheng City, 6 cases in Liaoyuan City, 1 case in Songyuan City and 4 cases in Gongzhuling City.


Among the confirmed cases treated in hospital, 52 were ordinary cases, 3 were severe cases (2 in Changchun and 1 in Songyuan), and 3 were critically ill cases (1 in Changchun, 1 in Baicheng and 1 in Gongzhuling). Of the 3759 close contacts of the above confirmed cases, 639 are under isolation or home medical observation, and 3120 have been released from medical observation. And a total of 13 cases were confirmed from these close contacts by nucleic acid detection.


From 00:00 to 24:00 on February 16, 10 suspected cases in the province were excluded. Among the 36 suspected cases, 9 were newly reported, all of which have been isolated and treated, and the diagnosis is being further confirmed.