Case 109: 70 year-old Singapore Citizen

Gender

Male

Age

70

Status

Deceased

Symptomatic

25 Feb 20

Confirmed

02 Mar 20

Deceased

29 Mar 20

Details

Case 109 is a 70 year-old male Singapore Citizen who has no recent travel history to affected countries and regions.

He reported onset of symptoms on 25 February and had sought treatment at a general practitioner (GP) clinic on 27 February and 28 February. He presented at SGH on 29 February and was immediately isolated. Subsequent test results confirmed COVID-19 infection on 2 March afternoon.

Prior to hospital admission, he had gone to work at Fish Mart Sakuraya (154 West Coast Road) but had not served customers or handled food. He stays at Everton Park.

He passed away on Sunday, March 29 at 12.12pm. The patient developed serious complications and eventually died due to the infection after 27 days in the ICU. He had a history of hypertension and hyperlipidaemia, said MOH.

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