#1776 (Deceased)

Age 76 Female

Close contact of local case



Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Sham Shui Po

Queen Elizabeth Hospital's A6 internal medicine ward

The patient was admitted to medical ward A6, Queen Elizabeth Hospital upon underlying health conditions, having then developed sputum and breathing difficulty. She was in the same ward with patients #1513, #1563, and #1602 and tested negative for the virus for several times. Her nasal swap tested positive on July 17. Her conditions deteriorated on July 24, and she received medication adjustment and oxygen support. Her family members agreed that CPR treatment be forgone if the deterioration persists. She passed away at 8:11 a.m., July 29.

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Lai Sum House, Lai Tsui Court, Cheung Sha Wan