JIC #60: Eight new COVID-19 cases; total now 121

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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) tested 32 individuals for COVID-19 on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, with conclusive results. Eight tested positive through DPHSS and 24 tested negative for SARS-CoV-2.

The DPHSS overall count also includes an additional two cases of COVID-19 that 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 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 119 cases tested positive and two were clinically diagnosed with 27 recoveries and four deaths.

Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Tested by DPHSS Guam Public Health Lab (GPHL)

Tested by NHRC

Clinically Diagnosed

Total

110

9

2

121

 

All 90 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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