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Christopher de Leon goes home after hospital stay in COVID-19 fight

/ 11:59 AM March 25, 2020
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Christopher de Leon and Sandy Andolong. Image: Instagram/@sandy_andolong_de_leon

MANILA, Philippines — Veteran actor Christopher de Leon has been discharged from The Medical City in Pasig, where he was confined while fightingthe coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

His wife, actress Sandy Andolong, shared on Instagram Stories Tuesday night that de Leon was “finally home.”

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“Big thank you to all the staff, health workers, medics, nurses and doctors of Medical City hospital,” she said.

 

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Image: Instagram/@@sandy_andolong_de_leon

 

However, it was not mentioned if the actor had already made a full recovery.

After sharing his arrival home, Andolong posted a picture of a video group chat with their kids.

 

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Image: Instagram/@@sandy_andolong_de_leon

De Leon revealed last March 17 that he was positive for coronavirus despite having no recent travel history outside the Philippines and had no known contact with any COVID-19-positive patient.

His daughter Mariel, who is based in New York, recently defended her dad in availing of a COVID-19 test. She said her father had been sick and that her mom faces health issues besides being a kidney transplant patient.

 

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Edited by JPV

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