Confirmed coronavirus cases in Shenzhen rise to 351
Shenzhen confirmed another 17 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection cases on Feb. 7, adding the total number of confirmed cases in the city to 351, according to the latest figures released by the Health Commission of Shenzhen Municipality today.
Of the confirmed cases, 170 are male and 181 are female.
In terms of district distribution, 77 cases were reported in Nanshan District, 65 in Futian District, 58 in Longgang District, 48 in Bao'an District, 31 in Longhua District, 27 in Luohu District, 10 in Guangming District, 6 in Pingshan District, 3 in Yantian District, and 2 in Dapeng New District. Another 24 cases were detected upon entry to the city (from the airport, bus stations, ferry terminals, checkpoints and roadblocks etc.).
Currently, 13 patients are in critical condition, 29 in severe condition and 31 have been discharged from hospital. There has been no death report so far.
All 320 patients are being treated at Shenzhen No. 3 People's Hospital. 1,045 people in close contact with the patients are under medical observation.