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Cuba reports 25 new cases of Covid-19 and no deceased



Havana, Aug 1st .- At the close of yesterday, July 31, 459 patients were admitted to hospitals for clinical epidemiological surveillance. Another 3,331 are monitored in primary health care.

For Covid-19, 3,502 samples were studied, resulting in 25 positive samples. The country accumulates 267,649 samples carried out and 2 thousand 633 positive (0.98%). Therefore, at the close of yesterday, 25 new cases are confirmed, with a cumulative of 2,633 in the country.

Of the 25 diagnosed cases, 24 are Cuban (96%). Of these, 16 (62.5%) were contacts of confirmed cases, in one (4.1%) the source of infection is not specified, seven (28%) have a source of infection abroad and a foreigner is diagnosed (4%).

Of the 25 confirmed cases, 15 (60%) were women, and ten (40%) were men. The affected age groups were: under 20 years with two cases (8%), from 20 to 39 years six cases (24%) from 40 to 60 years five cases (20%) and over 60 years 12 (48%) ). 60% (15) of the diagnosed cases were asymptomatic.

Cuban Ministry of Public Health