Daily update on the novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia in Jilin Province (Announced on February 16, 2020)

2020-02-16    JL.gov

From 00:00 to 24:00 on February 15, 1 new confirmed case was reported in Changchun City of the province, which is confirmed from suspected cases. 3 cured and discharged from hospital (1 in Changchun and 2 in Siping).


As of 24:00 on February 15, a total of 89 confirmed cases have been reported in the province, 28 cured and discharged from hospital (14 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 60 confirmed cases have been isolated and treated in hospital. There were 31 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, 54 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 3659 close contacts of the above confirmed cases, 756 are under isolation or home medical observation, and 2903 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 15, 5 suspected cases in the province were excluded. Among the 37 suspected cases, 16 were newly reported, all of which have been isolated and treated, and the diagnosis is being further confirmed.