The Department of Health reported today nine deaths for COVID-19, 136 confirmed cases Y 133 probable cases additional.
Of the reported deaths, six were listed as confirmed. These correspond to a 65-year-old man from the Caguas region, a 65-year-old man from the metro region, an 86-year-old woman from the metro region, a 52-year-old man from the Fajardo region, an 84-year-old man from the Bayamón region and a 94-year-old woman from the Bayamón region
In addition, three probable deaths, which correspond to an 83-year-old man from the Ponce region, a 74-year-old man from the Ponce region and a 73-year-old man from the metro region.
With these additional deaths, the confirmed deaths total 596 and the probable ones are 187, so the total deaths is 783.
On the other hand, the total confirmed case results is 29,804, of which 16,046 are women and 13,758 are men. The total of confirmed cases was adjusted after adding 17 cases with a sampling date from July 21 to October 7. In addition, 66 duplicate cases were subtracted. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sample collection date of October 9 to 19.
Meanwhile, the 133 additional probable cases have a sampling date that ranges from October 9 to 19. In this line, the total is 29,233 after subtracting 16 cases that had a positive molecular test, later, and were added to the cases registered as part of this report. In addition, five cases with a sample collection date of August 18, August 20 and September 15 were added, and two duplicate cases were subtracted. Probable cases are divided into 16,313 women and 12,920 men.
He dashboard Health adds that 395 people are hospitalized by coronavirus. Yesterday the figure was at 378.
In addition, it indicates that there are 50 adult patients and three pediatric patients in intensive for COVID-19. It also mentions that 42 adult patients and two pediatric patients are connected to a ventilator due to the virus.