July 28, 2021

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Two additional deaths and 12,461 confirmed and probable Covid-19 cases | government

The Health Department report reported two deaths from Covid-19; meanwhile, 220 confirmed cases and an additional 185 probable cases were registered.

With this, they add up to 12,461 confirmed and probable cases.

Meanwhile, the agency reported in its 'dashboard' 336 hospitalized by the virus, which represents a 21 hospitalizations increase compared to yesterday's figure.

Of the 336 people hospitalized, there are 31 intensive care patients and 20 ventilator patients. No pediatric patient is hospitalized for the virus.

The deaths, cataloged as probable, correspond to two men, aged 72 and 47, reported by the Ponce and Arecibo regions, respectively. With these additional fatalities, the total confirmed deaths remains at 81 and the probable deaths add up to 99, so the total deaths are 180.

The total results for confirmed cases of Covid-19 is 4,011. Of that total, 2,038 are women and 1,973 are men. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sample collection date of July 8 to 17.

On the other hand, an additional 185 probable cases were registered, with a sample collection date from 11 to July 17, 2020. In this line, the total is 8,450, after being adjusted, by subtracting 16 cases that had a positive molecular test, subsequently, and added to the cases registered as part of this report. Likewise, 9 cases were added with sampling dates from June 17 to 26. Probable cases are divided into 4,579 women and 3,871 men.

Summary of the Department of Health report:

Additional confirmed cases: 220

Total confirmed cases: 4,011

Probable cases additional: 185

Total probable cases: 8,450

Additional confirmed deaths: 0

Total confirmed deaths: 81

Additional probable deaths: 2

Total probable deaths: 99

Total of reported deaths: 180

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