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The Department of Health reported two additional confirmed cases of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the Philippines, bringing the total of COVID-19 cases in the country to five (5).
The 4th confirmed case is a 48-year-old male Filipino with travel history to Japan. He is currently stable and admitted at the RITM.
Meanwhile, the 5th confirmed case is a 62-year-old male Filipino with pre-existing hypertension and diabetes mellitus. The patient tested positive for COVID-19 on March 5. He has no known history of travel outside of the country.