Case 171 is an imported case involving a 27 year-old male Singapore Citizen who had been in France from 25 February to 1 March, and Spain from 1 March to 6 March. He is warded in an isolation room at National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID).
He reported onset of symptoms on 9 March and had sought treatment at a GP clinic on 10 March. He was referred to the emergency department of National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) on 10 March, and subsequent test results confirmed COVID-19 infection on 11 March morning.
Prior to hospital admission, he had mostly stayed at his home at Jalan Haji Salam.
He has recovered today (17 March).