JIC #54: Seventeen new COVID-19 cases; total now 112

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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) tested 38 individuals for COVID-19 on Sunday, April 5, 2020 with conclusive results. Seventeen (17) tested positive through DPHSS and 21 tested negative for SARS-CoV-2.

An additional two cases of COVID-19 have been clinically diagnosed. While these cases have tested negative, they have imaging findings consistent with COVID-19, display typical COVID-19 symptoms, have epidemiological links to previously confirmed cases, and are being treated as COVID-19 cases.

The DPHSS overall count also includes nine positive cases that were tested by the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) in San Diego.

To date, a total of 110 cases tested positive and two were clinically diagnosed with 23 recoveries and four deaths.

Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Tested by DPHSS Guam Public Health Lab (GPHL)

Tested by NHRC

Clinically Diagnosed

Total

101

9

2

112

 

All 85 remaining cases are in isolation.

For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.

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