First patient treated in Macao for novel coronavirus discharged from hospital


The first person to be treated in Macao for confirmed infection from the novel coronavirus has recovered from the disease. The outcome followed just over two weeks of treatment at the city’s Conde S. Januário Hospital.

The 52-year-old female patient was discharged due to the improvement in her health, and after twice testing negative for any remaining presence of the novel coronavirus. All relevant laboratory indicators in relation to her health were now at a normal level.

The patient is a resident of Wuhan, Hubei Province. She left Macao in the afternoon today.

The patient had arrived in Macao on 19 January via the Border Gate boundary checkpoint. She attended on 21 January Conde S. Januário Hospital complaining of a cough. The patient subsequently tested positive for the novel coronavirus. A scan then revealed she had signs of pneumonia. From that time until her release today, she had been treated in an isolation ward at the hospital.



Is there anything wrong with this page?

Help us improve GOV.MO

* Mandatory field

Send

All information on this site is based on the official language of the Macao Special Administrative Region. The English version is the translation from the Chinese originals and is provided for reference only. If you find that some of the contents do not have an English version, please refer to the Traditional Chinese or Portuguese versions.