One confirmed case of novel coronavirus infection in Wuxi city, Jiangsu province, has recovered and was discharged from a hospital on Monday, marking the first cured case in Wuxi and bringing the total number of cured patients in the province to 8.
The 35-year-old make returned to Wuxi from Wuhan on January 19. He was confirmed an infected case of the novel coronarvirus on January 27. After receiving careful treatment, the patient has recovered with no fever and no physical discomfort. With repeated nucleic acid tests showing negative for the coronavirus, he has met the National Health Commission's criteria for infected patients of novel coronavirus to be discharged from hospital. He will be placed under medical observation at home for 14 days.