The death toll from the SARS-CoV-2 virus has reached 102 in Cuba, after the death this Sunday in Ciego de Ávila of a 54-year-old man, according to the report Dr. Francisco Durán gave today in his daily appearance before the press.
The medical evolution of the deceased is collected in the report of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP).
Meanwhile, the new contagions detected after performing 7,164 tests amounted to 43.
606 positivos activos
594 con evolución clínica estable
2 pacientes en estado crítico
10 pacientes en estado grave
3 642 altas médicas
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— Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba (@MINSAPCuba) September 7, 2020
Of them, 42 correspond to Cubans and one to the only foreigner detected this time, also responsible for the “imported” case of this day that has gone to the records of Havana, where he resides.
The number of men exceeded that of women (27-16), 32 people were contacts of confirmed cases, in 10 the cause of the infection was not specified, and 22 were asymptomatic at the time of diagnosis.
The territories affected by COVID-19 were: Havana, with 17 cases; Ciego de Ávila, with 16; Artemisa with six; and Pinar del Río, with four.
By age groups, the main contagions are between the ages of 20 to 39 years, with 15 cases; and between 40 and 59, with 11. Under 20, 10 individuals were reported, and seven people were over 60.
At midnight on September 6, 1,469 people were still hospitalized for epidemiological clinical surveillance, while the confirmed active cases totaled 606.
With the 7,164 tests analyzed yesterday, Cuba has processed a total of 439,204 tests, of which 4,352 have been positive.