The Ministry of Health and Population announced today, Thursday, that 46 of those infected with the Corona virus have been discharged from isolation and quarantine hospitals, all Egyptians, after receiving the necessary medical care and recovery according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization, bringing the total of those recovering from the virus to 1381 cases to date.
A statement clarified that the number of cases whose laboratory results have been transformed from positive to negative for Corona virus (Covid-19) increased to 1780 cases, including the 1381 recovered.
He added that 269 new cases, positive of laboratory analyzes of the virus, including 3 foreigners, were registered as part of the ministry’s surveillance and investigation procedures, according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization, pointing to the death of 12 new cases.
He said that all recorded cases of HIV positive in isolation and quarantine hospitals are subject to medical care, according to WHO guidelines.
He stated that the total number that was registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus as of Thursday, is 5537 cases, including 1381 cases that have been cured and discharged from isolation and quarantine hospitals, and 392 deaths.
The Ministry of Health and Population continues to raise its preparations in all governorates, follow the situation first-hand regarding the “emerging corona” virus, and take all necessary precautions against any viruses or infectious diseases, as the hotline “105” and “15335” has been allocated to receive citizens’ inquiries about a virus Corona emerging and infectious diseases.