The new infections reported in Cuba by the SARS-CoV-2 virus today totaled 30, of which two were imported. There were 98 recovered patients and, so far, 6,680 people have overcome the COVID-19 disease on the island.
Only four territories reported autochthonous cases, according to today’s report by the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP): twelve cases in Pinar del Río, registered from five municipalities; eight in two municipalities of Havana; five in two municipalities of Sancti Spíritus; and three in the provincial capital of Ciego de Ávila.
485 casos activos
481 con evolución clínica estable
2 pacientes en estado crítico
2 pacientes en estado grave
6 mil 680 altas médicas
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— Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba (@MINSAPCuba) November 8, 2020
The imported cases are from Artemisa (one case in Bauta) and Santiago de Cuba (one case in Palma Soriano).
The new infections were all Cubans: 28 of them contacts of confirmed cases.
There were the same number of patients by gender, and 23 were asymptomatic at the time of diagnosis.
At midnight on November 7, 3,359 people were hospitalized for surveillance while four remained in intensive care: two reported critical and two serious.
Yesterday, 8,091 samples were processed in search of the disease, which has produced 7,997 infections on the island since March.