Daily update on the novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia in Jilin Province (Announced on February 21, 2020)

From 00:00 to 24:00 on February 20, there’s no new confirmed case reported in the province. 4 cured and discharged from hospital (2 in Changchun, 1 in Jilin and 1 in Siping).


As of 24:00 on February 20, a total of 91 confirmed cases have been reported in the province, 44 cured and discharged from hospital (21 in Changchun, 8 in Siping, 4 in Jilin, 4 in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, 2 in Songyuan, 2 in Gongzhuling, 1 in Tonghua, 1 in Liaoyuan and 1 in Meihekou), 1 death in Siping, and 46 confirmed cases have been isolated and treated in hospital. There were 24 cases in Changchun City, 6 cases in Siping City, 6 cases in Liaoyuan City, 4 cases in Gongzhuling City, 3 cases in Tonghua City, 1 cases in Jilin City, 1 case in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture, and 1 case in Baicheng City.


Among the confirmed cases treated in hospital, 40 were ordinary cases, 2 were severe cases (2 in Changchun), and 4 were critically ill cases (1 in Changchun, 1 in Baicheng, 1 in Gongzhuling and 1 from severe case to critical ill case in Tonghua). Of the 3924 close contacts of the above confirmed cases, 325 are under isolation or home medical observation, and 3599 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 20, 17 suspected cases were excluded in the province. Among the 18 suspected cases, 4 were newly reported, all of which have been isolated and treated, and the diagnosis is being further confirmed.