Cuba identified 44 infections due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus on Thursday, according to the report on the epidemiological situation issued today by the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP).
Only the eastern province of Granma was free of infections and Havana was the one with the highest figures, 19 cases in total.
The laboratories processed 2,300 samples for a 1.9% positivity. Of the positive ones, 33 correspond to contacts of confirmed cases and in five individuals the cause of the infection was not specified. Six was the total number of imported cases.
44 new cases of #COVID19for a cumulative of 1,106,327.
185 active cases
182 stable clinical evolution
2 in critical condition
1 in serious condition
— Cuban Ministry of Public Health (@MINSAPCuba) July 8, 2022
Clinical discharges totaled 35 while 383 people remained admitted as a result of COVID-19, of which 185 were confirmed active cases.
Three patients remained bedridden in intensive care as a result of the coronavirus.
By age, the group made up of those under 20 years old had 23 patients; 11 corresponded to the range between 20 and 39 years old, four to 40 to 59 years old and six to those over 60.
The fatalities of COVID-19 continue to add up to 8,529 since no deaths were reported this day either, according to MINSAP.