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The number of confirmed cases increased to 889 in Italy and 21 deaths will be reviewed
The novel coronavirus pneumonia confirmed in Italy has increased to 889 as of 24 hours local time February 28th, an increase of 239 confirmed patients compared with the previous day. Among them, the number of dead patients increased to 21, severe patients to 64 and rehabilitation patients to 46.
In order to avoid public panic, Italy considers to release only the patients with severe diagnosis
In February 28th, novel coronavirus pneumonia was only announced by the Italy government. The number of confirmed cases was not announced. At present, there are more than 600 confirmed cases in Italy. The sharp increase of confirmed cases has spread panic. The Italian government attributes it to excessive virus testing and is considering changing the testing method.