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Camagüey reports two new cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours



Camagüey, Sep 21.- According to the part of the Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) on Covid-19 in the country, issued at the end of September 20, two new cases of the new coronavirus were confirmed in this Province.

Is about:

53-year-old Cuban citizen, resident in the Jimaguayú municipality, Camagüey province. The source of infection is investigated. 25 contacts are kept under surveillance.

59-year-old Cuban citizen, resident in the Jimaguayú municipality, Camagüey province. The source of infection is investigated. 50 contacts are kept under surveillance.

 We reproduce the full part of the MINSAP below:

At the close of this Sunday, September 20, 7,794 patients are admitted to hospitals for clinical epidemiological surveillance, of them: 5,880 under surveillance, 1,353 suspects and 561 confirmed.

7, 598 samples were studied for Covid-19, resulting in 50 positive samples. The country accumulates 546,250 samples carried out and 5,141 positive (0.94%). Therefore, at the close of yesterday 50 new cases were confirmed, with a cumulative of 5,141 in the country.

Of the 50 diagnosed cases, 48 ​​are Cubans and two foreigners residing in Cuba.

Of the total number of cases: 40 were contacts of confirmed cases and 10 without a specified source of infection. Of the 50 confirmed cases, 28 are male and 22 are female. 70% (35) were asymptomatic, accumulating three thou 060 representing 59.5% of confirmed so far. 

Ministry of Public Health of Cuba.