The Health Department report reported five deaths from Covid-19; meanwhile, 411 confirmed cases and 223 additional probable cases were registered.
With these new cases, there are 766 reported deaths, and 57,293 confirmed and probable cases accumulated since the pandemic began.
The reported deaths were classified as confirmed and are broken down below:
– 70-year-old woman from the Bayamón region
– 88-year-old woman from the Bayamón region
– 78-year-old woman from the Metro region
– 62-year-old woman from the Bayamón region
– 90-year-old man from the Metro region
With these additional deaths, the confirmed deaths add up to 583 and the probable ones are 183, making the total number of deaths 766.
On the other hand, the total of the results of confirmed cases of Covid-19 is 28,711, of which 15,452 are women and 13,259 are men. The total of confirmed cases was adjusted after adding eleven cases with a sampling date from September 8 to October 3; in addition, four duplicate cases were subtracted. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sampling date of October 5 to 15.
As part of the report, 223 additional probable cases were registered, with a sampling date that ranges from October 5 to 15. In this line, the total is 28,582 after being adjusted, after subtracting 41 cases that had a positive molecular test, later, and were added to the cases registered as part of this report; In addition, 43 cases were added with a sampling date of April 8 and October 3. Probable cases are divided into 15,950 women and 12,632 men.
Summary of the Department of Health report:
Additional confirmed cases: 411
Total confirmed cases: 28,711
Additional probable cases: 223
Total probable cases: 28,582
Additional confirmed deaths: 5
Total confirmed deaths: 583
Additional probable deaths: 0
Total probable deaths: 183
Total reported deaths: 766