Havana, Sep 25.- At the close of this Thursday, September 24, 8,404 patients are admitted to health institutions for clinical epidemiological surveillance, of them: 6,483 under surveillance, 1,349 suspects and 572 confirmed.
For Covid-19, 7,779 samples were studied, resulting in 40 positive samples. The country accumulates 577,150 samples carried out and 5,350 positive (0.93%). Therefore, at the close of yesterday 40 new cases were confirmed, with a cumulative of 5,350 in the country.
The 40 diagnosed cases are Cuban. Of these, 39 were contacts of confirmed cases and one without a specified source of infection.
Of the 40 confirmed cases, 23 are male and 17 are female. 92.5% (37) were asymptomatic, accumulating three thou 219 representing 60.2% of the confirmed to date. (Ministry of Public Health of Cuba.)