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Add one more death from COVID-19 in Jalisco; there are 37 new cases


The death corresponds to a 56-year-old man with a history of ischemic heart disease, chronic kidney disease, hypertension and kidney transplantation with immunosuppression.

In the entity, the Jalisco Health Secretariat (SSJ) confirmed one more death from COVID-19, with which they number 35.

Corresponds to a 56-year-old man, resident of Zapopan , with a history of ischemic heart disease , chronic kidney disease, hypertension and kidney transplantation with immunosuppression , who started with symptoms of respiratory disease on March 20 of this year, so he was hospitalized on April 01 at the IMSS Specialty Hospital, where he died on May 02.

The 35 accumulated deaths in Jalisco, by municipality of residence, correspond to Guadalajara (9), Zapopan (4), Tomatlán (2), El Grullo (1), Tonalá (2), Acatic (1), Puerto Vallarta (6) , Tequila (1), Tecolotlán (1), Tlajomulco (2), Ocotlán (2), Colotlán (1), La Barca (1), Zapotlán del Rey (1) and San Julián (1).

In addition, the entity adds 37 new cases: 22 cases accumulated on the platform, nine by the laboratories of the University of Guadalajara ( UdeG ) and six by the private laboratory.

With this they accumulate 621 in the entity, while Jalisco remains in 29th place for active cases of COVID -19 , with one of the incidence rates of the disease of 1.6 infections per 100 thousand inhabitants.

The entity reports 145 active cases (people who started with symptoms in the last 14 days).

To date, cases have been studied in the 125 municipalities of the State, confirming infections in 34 of them. Only 17 municipalities have active cases (active case is the one that started suffering in the last 14 days).

Of the 469 cases confirmed on the national platform, 131 have required hospitalization, of which 45 have been discharged for improvement, 35 for death, two voluntary discharges, and 49 are hospitalized in public and private hospitals.

Three more cases reported in Puente Grande

Three more cases were reported in the Puente Grande Penitentiary Complex, for a total of 63 positive cases.

The SSJ reported that the majority are asymptomatic patients who have not required hospitalization.

However, all must comply with the isolation of the rest of the prison population.

To date there are two inmates recovered, who completed 21 days of isolation and who were negative for SAR-CoV-2 in a new test.

There are 44 cases among health personnel

So far 44 positive cases of SAR-CoV-2 have been registered among health personnel: today the SSJ reported a new one. Its contagion is associated with the care provided in medical units.

Of these, 30 correspond to residents of the municipality of Puerto Vallarta, nine to residents of the municipality of Ocotlán and five to the municipality of Guadalajara.

Google translation from Informador.

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