March 7, 2021

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Health reports four deaths and 36 confirmed cases of COVID-19


The Department of Health reported today four deaths per COVID-19, 36 confirmed cases and 26 probable cases additional.

The reported deaths were classified as confirmed and correspond to a 74-year-old man from the Fajardo region, a 59-year-old man from the metro region, an 81-year-old man from the Arecibo region and an 84-year-old man from the Bayamón region.

With these additional deaths, the confirmed deaths total 447 and the probable ones remain at 170, so the total deaths is 617.

On the other hand, the total of the results of confirmed cases is 20,439, of which 10,895 are women and 9,544 are men. The total was adjusted after adding four cases with a sampling date of August 27. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sample collection date of September 15 to 20.

Meanwhile, the 26 additional probable cases have a sampling date that ranges from September 10 to 20. In this line, the total is 22,221 after subtracting two cases that had a positive molecular test, later, and were added to the cases registered as part of this report. Probable cases are divided into 12,350 women and 9,871 men.

He dashboard Health adds that 376 people are hospitalized due to coronavirus on the Island. Yesterday the figure was 369.

In addition, it indicates that there are 62 adult patients and one pediatric patient in intensive for COVID-19. It also mentions that 35 adult patients and one pediatric patient are connected to a ventilator due to the virus.

People who are anxious about the coronavirus can call the Assmca PAS line at 1-800-981-0023. Those with symptoms can contact the Health Department at 787-999-6202.



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