The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported 55 new cases of coronavirus at the close of this Friday, 36 of which are autochthonous and 19 imported. Hence, the number of infected on the island rose to 6,534
In addition, no deaths were reported on the day and 26 discharges were registered, so the variety of casualties from COVID-19 on the island remained at 128 and the number of recovered reached 5,927
According to the MINSAP report, 3,771 patients are hospitalized for clinical epidemiological monitoring, of which 798 are suspects, 2,494 are under monitoring and 479 are verified cases.
Of the active cases, 474 provide a steady medical advancement, while 2 critically ill and three seriously ill clients are reported. The variety of left individuals since the start of the pandemic remains at 2.
479 casos activos
474 con evolución clínica estable
2 pacientes en estado crítico
3 pacientes en estado grave
5 mil 927 altas médicas
2 evacuados https://t.co/uH3UuZhSk8 pic.twitter.com/SKUS40 iMSX
— Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba (@MINSAPCuba) October 24, 2020
When it comes to the new cases, 38 are Cubans and 17 foreigners, all from Venezuela, who were spotted upon arrival in the western province of Matanzas. Among all the patients, 33 are contacts of confirmed cases, in 3 it has not been possible to specify the source of infection and 19 showed up from abroad, because the Venezuelans are signed up with by 2 homeowners in Cuba (in Ciego de Ávila and Holguín).
By sex, 12 were female and 43 were male, while 61.8% (34) of the brand-new positive cases were asymptomatic.
Finally, among the autochthonous cases, Sancti Spíritus was the province that reported the most cases at the end of this Friday, with16 It was followed by Pinar del Río– the area with the most contagions in the last 15 days–, with 12; Ciego de Ávila, with 6; and Havana, with simply two.