The Department of Health reported today 14 deaths additional due to COVID-19 that occurred between December of last year and this month of January, as indicated in its report that it issues daily.
The agency noted that the total deaths reached 1,717. The number is divided into 1,432 confirmed deaths and 285 probable.
In addition, 121 new confirmed cases of coronavirus by molecular tests (RT-PCR) positive. The total of confirmed cases adds up 82,378.
Similarly, Salud reported 37 new probable cases detected through antigen testing. The total of probable cases increased to 6,135.
He also reported 134 new suspected cases, these by positive serological tests. The total of suspected cases increased to 63,188.
Meanwhile, Health added that due to coronavirus there is 331 people hospitalized, 24 of these pediatric patients, and 73,760 convalescent.
In addition, it indicates that there are 47 adult patients and one pediatric intensive by COVID-19. It also mentions that 52 adults are connected to a fan due to the virus.