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Three more people, including a patient, have contracted COVID-19 in connection to an outbreak at Severance Hospital in Seoul's Seodaemun District.
According to the metropolitan government, a total of 32 virus cases had been linked to the hospital as of 10 a.m. Tuesday.
The first patient in this cluster, a hospital employee, was diagnosed with the disease last Wednesday.
Since then, more than 2,300 workers and patients have been tested, and 31 came back positive.
The district office said it plans to send text messages to more than 530 patients who recently stayed at the hospital to urge them to get tested for the virus.
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