Coronavirus in Piedmont, the bulletin of September 18: 237 cases with over 36 thousand swabs, 4 deaths

Coronavirus in Piedmont, the bulletin of September 18: 237 cases with over 36 thousand swabs, 4 deaths
Coronavirus in Piedmont, the bulletin of September 18: 237 cases with over 36 thousand swabs, 4 deaths

Today the Crisis Unit of the Piedmont region reported 237 new cases of people who tested positive for Covid-19 (of which 82 after antigen tests), equal to 0.7% of 36,194 swabs performed, of which 31,200 antigenic. Of the 237 new cases, 118 were asymptomatic (49.8%).

The cases are divided as follows: 77 screenings, 130 case contacts, 30 with ongoing investigation, 6 imported (of which 5 from abroad). The total of positive cases thus becomes 380,740. There are 22 hospitalized in intensive care (-1 compared to yesterday), those not in intensive care 197 (-9 compared to yesterday).

There are 3,646 people in home isolation. In addition, 4 deaths of people who tested positive for the Covid-19 test (one today) were reported and the total therefore becomes 11,746 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

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