Shandong reported 9 new confirmed cases of novel coronavarious pneumonia (NCP) between 12:00 and 24:00, Feb. 12, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 506, 18 of which are in severe condition, 8 critically severe condition, and 98 were discharged from hospital. Another 16 new suspected cases were reported, bringing the current number of suspected cases to 69. As of Feb. 12, two deaths were reported in the province.
By now, 14,232 close contacts had been traced, among whom 10,462 people were discharged from medical observation and 250 people were diagnosed as suspected or confirmed, with 3,520 others still under medical observation.
See the table below for details (unit: case)：
Nothing that according to the new requirements of the National Health Commission for reporting information on the epidemic, statistics were made according to the county or district where the hospital was located when the case was confirmed.