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Public hospital daily update on Wuhan-related cases
The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:
     As at noon today (January 5), in the past 24 hours, public hospitals have admitted seven patients, who have been to Wuhan in the past 14 days and presented with fever, respiratory infection or pneumonia symptoms.
  Hospital Age Gender Condition
    1. Princess Margaret Hospital 32 Male Stable
    2. Princess Margaret Hospital 2 Female Stable
    3. Queen Elizabeth Hospital 42 Female Stable
    4. Queen Elizabeth Hospital 22 Male Stable
    5. Queen Elizabeth Hospital 55 Male Stable  
    6. Ruttonjee & Tang Shiu Kin Hospitals 45 Female Stable
    7. Tseung Kwan O Hospital 45 Male Stable
     The Hospital Authority (HA) has reported the cases and sent the specimen to the Department of Health (DH) for testing. The concerned patients are being treated under isolation. They had not been to any wet market in Wuhan before the onset of symptoms. The HA will keep monitoring the patients' condition and provide appropriate treatment.
     Including the abovementioned cases, public hospitals have reported 15 concerned patient cases to DH since December 31, 2019. Five of them have been discharged.
Ends/Sunday, January 5, 2020
Issued at HKT 17:00
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