93 new cases with Covid-19 confirmed in Cuba
Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Public Health of
Cuba reported today on another 93 confirmed cases with Covid-19 and the figure rises to three thousand 46 patients on the Caribbean island.
The health authorities reiterated that the risk is extremely
high, if one takes into account the 93 new cases detected in the
last day, 62 of them asymptomatic at the time of
diagnosis, a characteristic of Covid-19 that makes it
extremely dangerous, with great dispersion of its transmission in almost all the municipalities of Havana.
All the new cases are Cubans, 49 men and 44 women.
For six days no patient with Covid-19 has died in the
country, the death toll remains at 88.
The day before, 4,267 diagnostic tests were studied in all
the national territory to detect the presence of the virus
SARS-CoV-2, bringing the total samples taken to 301 thousand 598
The Cuban doctor reported that in intensive therapies there are two critical patients and four seriously ill by Covid-19.
Durán reported that 335 people of pediatric age became ill with Covid-19, 294 of them recovered. So far no case of
this segment died, nor was it complicated during its stay in the
hospitals, he noted.
In Cuba two thousand 460 people have recovered from Covid-19, 81 percent of the total diagnosed with the disease, reported the
He specified that there were nine hospital discharges in the last 24 hours, an indicator that although not favorable due to the amount of active patients admitted (496), shows the effectiveness of treatments and medical care.
Durán stressed that today more than ever treatment should be followed preventive developed by the country since the beginning of the pandemic, with massive inquiries and isolation of case contacts confirmed and suspicious persons, in addition to respecting the isolation and hygienic-sanitary care due to the complicated current epidemiological situation.
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