No confirmed nCoV case yet in Capiz – PHO

first_imgMeanwhile, Gov. Esteban Evan Contreras clarifiedthe situation to the public yesterday as he advised them to refrain fromposting, sending and sharing unverified information or reports and “fake news”through short message services and social media sites./PN BY MERLINDA BAGNATE Therelease of the result is expected within 48 to 72 hours, it said.           ProvincialHealth officer Dr. Samuel Delfin said the PUI, a 51-year-old man who had atravel history in Hong Kong and Macau from Jan. 25 to Jan. 29, is still underhospital quarantine and in good condition. Accordingto PHO-Capiz, all collected specimen from the patient were sent last Feb. 3 tothe Research Institute for Tropical Medicine in Alabang, Muntinlupa City forlaboratory confirmation. The PHO-Capiz made the statementyesterday following reports from social media that the first person underinvestigation (PUI) was reported positive of the disease.  ROXAS City– There is no confirmed case yet of the 2019 novel coronavirus acuterespiratory disease in Capiz, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) here said.last_img

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