No new confirmed cases - Muinjangue

No new confirmed cases - Muinjangue

The Deputy Minister of Health, Dr Utjiua Muinjangue in her update from the COVID-19 Communication Centre confirmed that no new cases have been reported.
The country still stands at 16 cases.
Muinjangue gave clarity on different terms used by the ministry to explain cases.
She explained that a suspect case is a patient with acute respiratory illnesses, shortness of breath, cough, or have travelled to COVID-19 hard-hit countries, or a patient with acute respiratory illness, who has been in contact with a COVID-19 confirmed case.
She further explained that a probable case is a suspected case whom testing is inconclusive and more testing must be done.
A confirmed case is a case confirmed by laboratory tests.