CAGAYAN DE ORO

93 Cagayan de Oro residents contract coronavirus

THE Cagayan de Oro City Health Office recorded 93 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases, one of which is a locally stranded individual (LSI) and 92 are local transmissions.

This brought the total number of confirmed infections in the city to 9,214.

According to the City Health Office, of the 92 new local cases, 30 were close contacts of previously confirmed cases, 48 were local index cases, 11 were local authorized persons outside residence (Apors), two were Apors with link, and one mortality.

Cagayan de Oro logged 1,617 active cases, 420 of whom were admitted to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center and other hospitals in the city, 1,196 were outpatients, and one ROF/LSI.

The city also registered 129 new coronavirus-positive persons who were now tagged as "recovered," bringing the total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro to 7,182.

The number of Covid-19 deaths in the city is now at 415.

Meanwhile, the total number of coronavirus-positive individuals in Cagayan de Oro is now at 670, city epidemiologist Dr. Joselito Retuya reported on Friday, June 18.

According to Retuya, of the 670 vaccinees, 472 were vaccinated with Sinovac vaccine, 186 were vaccinated with AstraZeneca, five with Sputnik V, five with Pfizer, and two Sinopharm.

Of the 472 Covid-positive Sinovac vaccinees, 342 individuals are experiencing mild symptoms, 106 are asymptomatic, and two are severe cases.

Among the 186 AstraZeneca vaccinees, 122 individuals have mild symptoms, 48 are asymptomatic, 15 have moderate symptoms, and one is a severe case.


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