1 . The Ministry of Health (MOH) and National Environment Agency (NEA) have been informed of a case of Zika virus infection. The patient is a 47-year-old female Malaysian who resides at Block 102 Aljunied Crescent and works in Singapore. As she had not travelled to Zika-affected areas recently, she was likely to have been infected in Singapore.
Singapore has confirmed six more cases of Influenza A (H1N1-2009), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 27. To date, two more patients (8th and 16th cases) have been discharged, bringing the total number of discharged patients to 15. The remaining 12 patients (15th, 17th - 27th cases) are still in the hospital and their conditions remain stable.
The 22nd and 23rd Confirmed Cases
2. The 22nd case, a 6-year-old Australian male, and the 23rd case, a 7-year-old Australian female, are siblings in a family of five.
Singapore has confirmed three more cases of Influenza A (H1N1-2009), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 21. To date, another patient (7th case) has been discharged, bringing the total number of discharged patients to 13. The remaining 8 patients (8th, 15th - 21st cases) are still in the hospital and their conditions remain stable.
The 19th Confirmed Case
2. The 19th case is a 21-year-old female Singapore Permanent Resident who is studying in Melbourne. She returned to Singapore from Melbourne on Singapore Airlines SQ238 on 9 June at 1615 hours. She was seated at row 46.
Singapore has confirmed two more cases of Influenza A (H1N1-2009), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 17. These are imported cases with travel history to affected areas. The two patients have relatively mild symptoms and are in stable condition.
The 16th Confirmed Case
2. The 16th case is a 40-year-old male foreigner from India who is working in Singapore. He went to Melbourne on 31 May on a business trip and returned to Singapore on Singapore Airlines SQ238 at 1605hrs on 6 June. He was seated at row 45. On 7 Jun morning, he developed symptoms.
Singapore has confirmed its 10th and 11th cases of Influenza A (H1N1-2009). Both patients were on the same flight - Singapore Airlines SQ25 from New York via Frankfurt on 1 Jun - as the 7th confirmed case, a 30-year-old Australian male tourist who was seated at Row 54. The flight arrived in Singapore at 0618 hours on 1 June.
The 10th confirmed case
The patient is a 33-year-old Singaporean female who was in New York from 23 - 30 May. She was seated at row 19 on SQ25. She went home by taxi from the airport and developed symptoms later in the same morning.
- Singapore has confirmed its 9th case
of Influenza A (H1N1-2009). The patient is a 19-year-old Singaporean female
studying in USA who returned for the summer holidays. She arrived in Singapore
from New York via Tokyo on All Nippon Airways NH901 at 2340 hours on 28
May. She developed symptoms in the morning of 1 June, and a 993 ambulance
was called to send her to the Communicable Disease Centre at TTSH. She
was admitted to CDC in the afternoon of 1 June. Laboratory results confirmed
her infection at 2100 hours on 2 June.
- Singapore has confirmed its first case
of Influenza A (H1N1-2009). The patient is currently being treated at the
Communicable Disease Centre at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) and is in
2. The patient is a 22 year-old Singaporean female who was in New York from May 14- 24. She arrived back in Singapore from New York on SQ25 (Seated at Row 55) on 26 May at 06.30hrs. She began to develop a cough while onboard. She passed the thermal scanner uneventfully as she did not have fever then.