November 28, 2020

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Covid-19 Confirmed and Probable Cases Increase to 7,608 | government


The Health Department report did not report deaths from Covid-19; meanwhile, 23 confirmed cases and 41 additional probable cases were registered.

With this, there are 7,608 probable and confirmed cases on the Island.

The results of the 23 confirmed cases of Covid-19 correspond to 876 women and 891 mens. The total number of confirmed cases was adjusted to 1,767, after adding 15 cases with sampling dates from April 1 to June 11. Confirmed cases are those with a positive PCR test.

On the other hand, an additional 41 probable cases were recorded. In this line, the total is 5,841, after being adjusted by subtracting six cases that had a positive molecular test, dated from April 1 to June 1; in addition, two duplicate cases were subtracted. Of the probable cases, 3,110 are women and 2,731 are men. Probable cases are those that test positive for a serological test.

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

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 remember that any death recorded after the report is issued will be reflected in subsequent reports.

Summary of the Health Department report:

Additional confirmed cases: 23

Total confirmed cases: 1,767

Additional probable cases: 41

Total probable cases: 5,841

Additional confirmed deaths: 0

Total confirmed deaths: 59

Additional probable deaths tional: 0

Total probable deaths: 94

Total reported deaths: 153



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