Based on the Department of Health’s monitoring as of February 14, 2020

Published 6:00 PM, February 14, 2020

Updated 6:06 PM, February 14, 2020

CHECK. The Bureau of Quarantine monitors the thermal scanner of passengers arriving from international flights at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

CHECK. The Bureau of Quarantine monitors the thermal scanner of passengers arriving from international flights at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health has placed several people under investigation for possible cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

As of Friday, February 14, DOH said it has probed . There is still no recorded local transmission in the country.

Out of this number:

  • Tested negative – 386
  • Pending test resutls – 66

As of this date, there have been 3 confirmed cases in the Philippines: one due to severe pneumonia because of novel coronavirus while the two have since and discharged from hospital confinement.

Below is the latest breakdown of the PUI cases per region. All numbers are from DOH’s .

REGION NUMBER OF PEOPLE PROBED
Ilocos Region 7
Cagayan Valley 22
Cordillera Administrative Region 21
Central Luzon 53
Metro Manila 148
Calabarzon 43
Mimaropa 12
Bicol Region 5
Western Visayas 32
Central Visayas 53
Eastern Visayas 17
Northern Mindanao 15
Caraga 2
Davao Region 23
Soccsksargen 1

There are 12 Filipinos confirmed to have the virus, but all are based outside the Philippines, including one and 11 in a .

The World Health Organization has declared the outbreak as , warning that the virus poses a “” for the planet.

DOH Secretary Francsico Duque III on Friday said it is premature to assume that the crisis is stabilizing as “.”

The novel coronavirus has killed over 1,380 and infected over 64,000 people across 26 countries as of Friday. – Rappler.com