22 May '11, 9am

NSman dies of unknown virus. #Singapore

NSman dies of unknown virus. #Singapore

A 22-year-old NSman dies of an unknown virus that caused his liver to fail. (Yahoo! photo) An NS man has died of an unknown virus that led to acute liver failure. 22-year-old Hoo Shuwei developed a high fever on 1 May and was admitted to Singapore General Hospital (SGH) two days later for flu-like symptoms. According to The Sunday Times , Associate Professor Ooi Choon Jin, head of the hospital's gastroenterology and hepatology department, said Hoo was "already in acute organs failure upon his admission". A team led by liver specialists tended to him. Common viral causes such as hepatitis A, B, C and E, and other less common causes like metabolic disease and inheritable disorders were ruled out in preliminary laboratory investigations. Hoo's condition deteriorated and he was put on the priority waiting list for a transplant. However, he died 10 days after his admission, bef...

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