August 5, 2021

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An additional 13 infections and 40 probable cases are confirmed

The report of the Department of Health reported no deaths from COVID-19; meanwhile, there were 13 additional confirmed cases and 40 probable cases .

Without additional fatalities, the total number of confirmed deaths is 59 and the probable deaths are 94, therefore, the total number of deaths is 153 . It is important to remember that any death recorded after the report was issued will be reflected in subsequent reports.

For this report, 13 confirmed cases of COVID-19 were registered, for a total of 1,638, after adding a case with a sample date of June 11. The results of confirmed cases correspond to 813 women and 825 men. Confirmed cases are those with a positive PCR test.

Furthermore, an additional 40 probable cases were recorded. In this line, the total is 5,612, after being adjusted for 7 cases with a sample date of May 9 to 21. Of the probable cases, 2,974 are women and 2,638 are men. Probable cases are those with a positive serological test result.

Between confirmed infections and probable cases, the number of possible patients with COVID-19 rises to 7,650.

Total adjustments are made as part of an effort by the Department of Health, entities and clinical laboratories to ensure that all samples taken for COVID-19 are registered in the Bio Portal, regardless of the date it was taken.

Summary of the Department report Health:

Additional confirmed cases: 13

Total confirmed cases: 1,638

Additional probable cases: 40

Total probable cases: 5,612

Additional confirmed deaths: 0

Total confirmed deaths: 59

Additional probable deaths: 0

Total probable deaths: 94

Total reported deaths: 153