As of the close of yesterday, September 24, 8,404 patients were admitted to health institutions for clinical epidemiological surveillance, of which 6,483 were under surveillance, 1,349 were suspected and 572 confirmed.
For COVID-19, 7,779 samples were studied, resulting in 40 positive samples. The country accumulates 577,150 samples made and 5,350 positive (0.93%). Therefore, at the end of yesterday, 40 new cases were confirmed, with an accumulated of 5 thousand 350 in the country.
The 40 diagnosed cases are Cuban. Of these, 39 were contacts of confirmed cases and one without a precise source of infection.
Of the 40 confirmed cases, 23 are male and 17 are female. The 92.5% (37) were asymptomatic, accumulating 3 thousand 219 that represent the 60.2% of the confirmed ones until the date.