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Two more deaths from COVID-19 are reported in Jalisco, totaling 25


In the daily technical report it was detailed that eleven more infections were also registered in the entity

The Federal Health Secretariat confirmed two new deaths from the coronavirus in Jalisco, with a total of 25 deaths from complications derived from that disease.

Ten deaths from coronavirus have been reported statewide in the past four days .

In the daily technical report, it was detailed that eleven more infections were also registered in the entity, which reached a cumulative level of 282 cases reported on the federal platform and 776 suspects.

According to the report, of the accumulated number of cases only 72 are still active and in treatment. The State presents a rate of 0.85 for every one hundred thousand inhabitants. The national average rate is 3.89.

For its part, the Jalisco Health Secretariat (SSJ) reported that one of the deaths confirmed this Sunday corresponds to a 48-year-old man, a neighbor of Tonalá who began his respiratory illness on April 15 and suffered from diabetes. The man was admitted to the "Fray Antonio Alcalde" Civil Hospital of Guadalajara, where he died on April 25.

The second 43-year-old man, also a history of diabetes mellitus, a resident of the municipality of Tlajomulco de Zúñiga , who started with symptoms of respiratory disease on April 18. He was admitted to the Regional General Hospital 180 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) in Tlajomulco; and later referred to the IMSS Regional General Hospital 110 in Guadalajara, where he passed away last Saturday.

Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta are the municipalities with the highest number of deaths with five each. Tomatlán, Tonalá, Tlajomulco and Ocotlán have 2 respectively and one includes Zapopan, El Grullo, Acatic, Tequila, Tecolotlán, Colotlán and La Barca.

To date, suspicious cases have been studied in 115 municipalities of Jalisco and, of these, infections have been confirmed in thirty municipalities. However, only 15 municipalities report active cases. An active case is one that started its illness in the last 14 days.

On the federal platform, the municipality of Guadalajara tops the list with 85 confirmed cases (30.4 percent); followed by Zapopan with 62 cases ; Puerto Vallarta in the third place in the state with 41 confirmed infections, Tonalá occupies the fourth place with 15 cases; Cuautla and Ocotlán with ten cases respectively and Tlaquepaque with nine.

In addition to the 282 infections reported to the federal platform, there are 25 confirmed in laboratories of the University of Guadalajara and 21 in a private laboratory.

Health personnel cases

So far , 19 positive cases of coronavirus have been registered among health personnel, the contagion of which is associated with the care provided in medical units. Of these, twelve correspond to residents of the municipality of Puerto Vallarta and seven to residents of the municipality of Ocotlán.

In all cases, risk contacts have been identified and are under home isolation.

Confirm decrease in mobility

In Jalisco, mobility decreased on average 62% in recent days , reported Ricardo Cortés Alcalá, general director of health promotion, of the Federal Ministry of Health.

The official presented the record obtained via information provided by Google, Facebook and Twitter applications. The State outnumbered Mexico City, which reported a drop of 57%, and other entities such as Hidalgo, Guerrero or Durango ; who had decreases of less than half in their ordinary activities.

Google translation from Informador.

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