Last day, 2402 Covid-19 tests were performed in Latvia and 17 new cases were registered, reports Center for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC).
Content will continue after the ad
During the last day, 1 patient was treated with COVID-19 (a total of 8 patients are treated in hospitals, all with moderate course of the disease). A total of 214 patients were discharged from the hospital.
The information at the disposal of the SPKC shows that 6 patients have returned from abroad (Great Britain, Russia), 3 patients are contact persons, and the conditions of infection are specified for 8 patients. The epidemiological investigation is ongoing.
A total of 293,309 examinations were performed in Latvia, 1,515 persons became ill and 1,248 recovered, 36 died.
In the last 24 hours, 2402 COVID-19 tests were performed, 17 new cases were registered. A total of 293,309 examinations were performed in Latvia, 1,515 persons became ill and 1,248 recovered, 36 died.
– SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) September 19, 2020
It has already been reported that an emergency situation was declared throughout Latvia in connection with the spread of Covid-19 on March 12, which ended on June 9.
World Health Organization (WHO) has named the disease caused by the new coronavirus. It is called Covid-19. The name is made up of the words “corona”, “virus” and “disease”. The number 19, in turn, indicates the year in which the outbreak of the virus began. The first reports of the virus outbreak appeared on December 31 last year.
The content of the publication or any part of it is a protected copyright object within the meaning of the Copyright Law, and its use without the permission of the publisher is prohibited. Read more here.