The Department of Health reported today a death by COVID-19, 239 confirmed cases Y 208 probable cases additional.
The reported death was listed as confirmed and corresponds to a 61-year-old woman, from the Bayamón region.
With this additional death, the confirmed deaths add up to 586 and the probable deaths are 183, so the total deaths is 769.
On the other hand, the total of confirmed case results is 29,585, of which 15,918 are women and 13,667 are men. The total number of confirmed cases was adjusted after adding 213 cases with a sampling date from August 1 to October 5. In addition, five duplicate cases were subtracted. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sample collection date of October 6 to 17.
Meanwhile, the 208 additional probable cases have a sampling date that ranges from October 6 to 17. In this line, the total is 29,058 after subtracting 39 cases that had a positive molecular test, later, and were added to the cases registered as part of this report. In addition, 78 cases were added with a sampling date from August 29 to October 5, and a duplicate case was subtracted. Probable cases are divided into 16,213 women and 12,845 men.
He dashboard Health adds that 378 people are hospitalized by coronavirus. Yesterday the figure was 327.
In addition, it indicates that there are 58 adult patients and three pediatric patients in intensive for COVID-19. It also mentions that 36 adult patients and two pediatric patients are connected to a ventilator due to the virus.