Coronavirus cases increasing in the city : SHENZHEN

SHENZHEN confirmed another 20 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection cases on Feb. 6, adding the total number of confirmed cases in the city to 334, according to the latest figures released by the Health Commission of Shenzhen Municipality today.

Of the confirmed cases, 161 are male and 173 are female.In terms of district distribution, 71 cases were reported in Nanshan District, 64 in Futian District, 56 in Longgang District, 44 in Bao’an District, 32 in Longhua District, 23 in Luohu District, 10 in Guangming District, 6 in Pingshan District, 3 in Yantian District, and 2 in Dapeng New District. 

Another 23 cases were detected upon entry to the city (from the airport, bus stations, ferry terminals, checkpoints and roadblocks etc.).

Currently, 12 patients are in critical condition, 32 in severe condition and 22 have been discharged from hospital. There has been no death report so far.

All 312 patients are being treated at Shenzhen No. 3 People’s Hospital. 958 people in close contact with the patients are under medical observation.

Source: Shenzhen Daily