According to the information provided by the Ministry of Public Health (SMEs), today I know led to cabThe 2601 analysis and it was detectedaron 51 cases positives news of Coronavirus COVID-19.
New cases correspond on the one hand outbreaks from the Montevideo residential area reported in previous reports Y of a health center and on the other side, to cases detected in personnel administrative of a dependency of the Institute for Children and Adolescents of Uruguay (INAU) and income to the country from abroad (Argentina, Brazil and France).
From those 51 new cases, 30 son from Montevideo, 11 from Rivera, 4 of Canelones, 4 Cologne, 1 from San José and 1 from Soriano. In all the cases the contacts are already identified and strict epidemiological monitoring is maintained.
Since the health emergency was declared on March 13, they have been processed 279.160 tests Y They have registered 2501 thatYou are positive for Coronavirus throughout the national territory. Of that total 2052 they already recovered and 51 died.
Currently there 398 active cases, that is, people who are suffering from the disease, 3 de they know found in intensive care Y 2 in intermediate care.
Of the total confirmed positive cases, 336 correspond to health personnel. 292 of them already recovered, 43 they are running the disease.
Departments with active cases as of today son 12: Artigas, Canelones, Cerro Largo, Colonia, Lavalleja, Maldonado, Montevideo, Rivera, Saint Joseph, Soriano, Tacuarembó and Treinta y Tres.