S’pore coronavirus patient who attended Grand Hyatt meeting discharged just 4 days after confirmation of infection
Two more coronavirus patients have been discharged, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced on Feb. 11, 2020.
Among them is Case 36, a 38-year-old female Singapore Permanent Resident.
She reported onset of symptoms on January 24, and had visited a GP clinic on February 1.
She was isolated and admitted to KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital on February 4.
Subsequent test results confirmed 2019-nCoV infection on February 7.
Prior to hospital admission, she had attended the same private business meeting as Cases 30 and 39 at Grand Hyatt Singapore from January 20 to 22, and visited a family member at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH).
She stays at Bukit Batok Street 31.
Just four days later, however, the patient has been discharged.
The second discharged patient is Case 17, a 47-year-old Singaporean who was evacuated Wuhan on Jan 30.
There are now nine recovered cases in Singapore.
Top photo by Grand Hyatt