Macau has had no new imported COVID-19 cases for 19 consecutive days since April 8.
The Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Centre announced today that one more confirmed novel coronavirus patient has been discharged and transferred to Centro Clínico de Saúde Pública for a further 14-day recovery isolation period.
Macau’s 32nd discharged patient – the 13th confirmed COVID-19 case – is the 20-year-old female Macau resident who had been studying in the United Kingdom.
The patient was in stable condition prior to release from isolation and met the discharge criteria. Macau’s last discharged cases were on April 26.
Macau’s first novel coronavirus case was registered on January 22. Nearly all of Macau’s novel coronavirus cases have been imported, with the second wave beginning March 15.
There have only been 45 confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Macau, with 32 patients already discharged. Only 13 COVID-19 patients are still in isolation – 8 are in the isolation ward of Conde S. Januário Hospital Centre and 5 at the isolation ward of Centro Clínico de Saúde Pública.