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More than 1,800 people have recovered from coronavirus in Mexico


The Ministry of Health explained that 40 percent of people who have been infected with covid-19 have already recovered. https://www.milenio.com/ciencia-y-salud/coronavirus-mil-800-personas-recuperado-mexico

José Luis Alomía, director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health, explained that of the 4,661 people who have been infected with coronavirus in Mexico, 40 percent have already recovered from the disease; while the rest are still sick or deceased.

During the evening press conference offered by authorities of the Ministry of Health, Alomía Segarra, explained that of the total number of cases detected, 1,843 patients had already recovered.

The official added that 296 people have died from covid-19 in the country, of which 166 were between 25 and 59 years old; while 130 were over 60 years , confirming that the case fatality rate is higher among older adults, which is 14 percent.

Regarding the patients who still have coronavirus, he explained that 3 thousand 98, that is to say 66.47 percent, are attended on an outpatient basis at their homes, 481 are hospitalized stable, 897 are hospitalized seriously and 185 are intubated with artificial respiration.

Alomía Segarra explained that the numbers of cases have been increasing exponentially and stated that of every 10 people who have presented symptoms of respiratory disease, two have covid-19, on average.

Google translation from Milenio.

Next Coronavirus cases in Mexico reach 4 thousand 661; there are 296 deaths

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