• The baby is the youngest patient to have recovered from the virus in China
  • She was allowed to go home on Friday after making a full recovery by herself
  • Doctors didn't give her antibiotic medication because her condition was minor
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A 17-day-old baby has recovered from the novel coronavirus after being born to a confirmed patient in Wuhan.
The newborn girl is the youngest patient to have recovered from the virus in China so far, reported state media. The picture shows the baby lying in an incubator as she was being looked after by medical workers at Wuhan Children's Hospital

The child left Wuhan Children's Hospital on Friday after making a full recovery on her own. The picture shows two medical workers donning hazmat suits taking care of the baby in Wuhan