Daily update on the novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia in Jilin Province (Announced on February 20, 2020)

From 00:00 to 24:00 on February 19, 1 confirmed case was reported in Tonghua City of the province, which is a severe case. 4 cured and discharged from hospital (3 in Siping and 1 in Songyuan).


As of 24:00 on February 19, a total of 91 confirmed cases have been reported in the province, 40 cured and discharged from hospital (19 in Changchun, 7 in Siping, 4 in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, 3 in Jilin, 2 in Songyuan, 2 in Gongzhuling, 1 in Tonghua, 1 in Liaoyuan and 1 in Meihekou), 1 death in Siping, and 50 confirmed cases have been isolated and treated in hospital. There were 26 cases in Changchun City, 7 cases in Siping City, 6 cases in Liaoyuan City, 4 cases in Gongzhuling City, 3 cases in Tonghua City, 2 cases in Jilin City, 1 case in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, and 1 case in Baicheng City.


Among the confirmed cases treated in hospital, 44 were ordinary cases, 3 were severe cases (2 in Changchun and 1 in Tonghua), and 3 were critically ill cases (1 in Changchun, 1 in Baicheng and 1 in Gongzhuling). Of the 3832 close contacts of the above confirmed cases, 460 are under isolation or home medical observation, and 3372 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 19, 14 suspected cases were excluded in the province. Among the 31 suspected cases, 9 were newly reported, all of which have been isolated and treated, and the diagnosis is being further confirmed.