Cuba closes November with the number of new infections due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus soaring to 97 cases; although 45 of them were imported. In addition, there was another deceased, with which the number of fatalities rises to 136.
The new victim of the coronavirus on the island is a 55-year-old man, from Guanabacoa. The data on his evolution are explained in the report issued today by the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP).
Se confirmaron 97 nuevos casos de #COVID19, para un acumulado de 8 mil 381 en #Cuba
585 casos activos
581 con evolución clínica estable
1 paciente en estado crítico
3 pacientes en estado grave
7 mil 658 pacientes recuperados
2 evacuadoshttps://t.co/B3Ai4xwm0U pic.twitter.com/PIIAIjY1uB
— Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba (@MINSAPCuba) December 1, 2020
Regarding the new infections, 96 correspond to Cubans and one to a foreigner: 55 were contacts with confirmed cases, in 45 individuals the source of infection was located abroad and in only one the cause of contagion is not specified.
At midnight yesterday, November 30, four people remained in intensive care: one reported as critical and three as serious, including a 53-year-old Russian citizen.
Of the total number of new patients, 70 were asymptomatic.
By territories, this is the distribution of the patients without differentiating autochthonous and imported cases:
Pinar del Río: 14 cases.
Artemis: five cases.
Havana: 35 cases.
Mayabeque: five cases.
Matanzas: four cases.
Villa Clara: eight cases.
Cienfuegos: three cases.
Sancti Spíritus: one case.
Camagüey: six cases.
Las Tunas: one case.
Holguín: six cases.
Santiago de Cuba: seven cases.
Guantánamo: two cases.
Yesterday 10,607 samples were processed in search of the disease and 27 people were discharged.