Sunday May 24, 2020
Books- Ahmad Juma:
The Ministry of Health and Population announced today, Sunday, that 179 of those infected with the Corona virus have been discharged from isolation and quarantine hospitals, 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 4,807 cases until today.
Dr. Khaled Mujahid, Advisor to the Minister of Health and Population for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson of the ministry, said that the number of cases whose laboratory results have been converted from positive to negative for Corona virus (Covid-19) increased to 5366 cases, including the 4807 recovered.
He added that 752 new cases, positive of laboratory analyzes of the virus, were registered as part of the ministry’s surveillance and investigation procedures, according to WHO guidelines, pointing to the death of 29 new cases.
Mujahid said that all recorded cases of HIV positive in isolation and quarantine hospitals are subject to medical care, according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization.
“Mujahid” stated that the total number that was registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus until today, Sunday, is 17265 cases, including 4807 cases that were cured and discharged from isolation and quarantine hospitals, and 764 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.