Cagayan De Oro
Sunday, September 26, 2021

93 Cagayan de Oro residents contract coronavirus

THE Cagayan de Oro Health Office recorded 93 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases, all of which were local transmissions, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the city to 11,395.

Of the 93 new local cases, 67 were local index cases, 15 were close contacts of previously confirmed cases, eight were local authorized persons outside residence (Apors), and three were Apors with link.

Cagayan de Oro logged 1,075 active cases, 378 of whom were admitted to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center and other hospitals in the city, 696 were outpatients, and one ROF/LSI.

The city also registered 28 new coronavirus-positive persons who were now tagged as "recovered," bringing the total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro to 9,800.

The number of Covid-19 deaths in the city was now at 520.

Meanwhile, the total number of Covid-positive vaccinated individuals in Cagayan de Oro was now at 1,202, city epidemiologist Dr. Joselito Retuya reported.

According to Retuya, of the 1,202 vaccinees, 798 were vaccinated with Sinovac vaccine, 285 were vaccinated with AstraZeneca, 92 with Pfizer, 24 with Sputnik V, and three Sinopharm.

Of the 798 Covid-positive Sinovac vaccinees, 588 individuals were experiencing mild symptoms, 153 were asymptomatic, 53 were moderate cases, and four were severe cases.

Among the 285 AstraZeneca vaccinees, 195 individuals had mild symptoms, 66 were asymptomatic, 23 had moderate symptoms, and one was a severe case.


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