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33 patients with Covid symptoms being treated at Larnaca hospital

A total of 33 patients with Coronavirus symptoms are currently being treated at Larnaca hospital, the CNA reports, 31 of them in the surgical clinic and two are intubated in the ICU.

The 33 have already given samples for testing and results are being expected.

13 positive cases have been found since early March at Larnaca hospital; two doctors, five nursing staff, four from other health professions and two patients.

All the hospital’s departments are in operation except the outpatient clinics where doctors hear patients over the telephone.

Meanwhile, one positive case was found yesterday in Aradippou from the latest 17 samples taken on April 4. In total, seven positive cases were found in Aradippou out of 525 samples analysed.

Results are expected for 257 samples taken in Aradippou on April 7. The total number of people who gave their sample for testing in Aradippou is 783.

So far Aradippou counts 46 positive Coronavirus cases.

12 patients that had been found positive to the virus and have been discharged from the Famagusta referral hospital after they were cured are now treated at Eden Resort Rehabilitation centre in Tersephanou.

The patients exhibited mild or no symptoms when they were transferred to the Tersephanou centre and they will remain there until it’s safe to discharge them.

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