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let's start with the latest on the novel coronavirus outbreak South Korea

confirms four more cases today pushing the total number to 23 now for the

latest we have our Kim bo-gyung on the line for us

bo-gyung tell us more about the latest cases sir ji Yoon according to the

centre accident prevention division on Thursday for new cases were confirmed a

few hours ago bringing the total to 23 out of these new cases one is a Chinese

woman who came to South Korea for a tour she arrived in South Korea on January

23rd and went to a public health center on Wednesday complaining of a fever the

other three cases are Korean nationals who are family members or have had close

contact with other coronavirus patients all three have been quarantined

themselves already one of the new cases a family member of a previous patient is

now quarantined in Korean armed Armed Forces Capitol Hospital another patient

is in quarantine at Seoul National University Hospital she previously had

contact with the sixth confirmed patient who themselves had a meal with South

Korea's third confirmed patient the other case is a Korean man a family

member of another patient who is now quarantined in Teuton University

Hospital in Hangzhou this patient is a brother of one patient who had recently

been to Thailand and her daughter was also confirmed to have the virus on

Wednesday now on a brighter note we hear that one confirmed patient has been

released from hospital right the second confrontation in South Korea was

released from hospital on Wednesday afternoon the National Medical Centre

said the 55 year old Korean men made a full recovery 13 days after he was

confirmed to have the virus doctor said he was tested multiple times and the

results all turned up negative and he poses no human to human transfer risk

yet the center said it is going to keep monitoring him as there could be some

complications he is the first patient in South Korea to have fully recovered and

to be discharged from hospital other patients including the 16th patient who

has a chronic medical are all in stable condition and the

first confirmed Chinese patient who arrived from ohon about two weeks ago

could be discharged soon doctors at the Incheon medical hospital said her

condition has improved a great deal if further tests come back negative she

could also be sent home that's all from me for now back to you June

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