05/31/2020 - 21:51
A 14-year-old adolescent died in Chaco of coronavirus and became the youngest victim of the disease in Argentina.
According to official sources confirmed to Clarín, the girl suffered from an autoimmune disease such as comorbidity. He was admitted to the Perrando Hospital and was undergoing mechanical respiratory assistance.
According to the last part provided by officials of the Ministry of Health of the Nation, the province of Chaco has 887 positive cases of coronavirus and with this death there are already 53 fatal victims in that region.
Of the total infected, 51 people are hospitalized and 11 are in serious condition. On the other hand, since the pandemic began, 345 definitive medical discharges were granted.
Last week the death of a reference Qom returned set off all the alarms at that point on the map, on the outskirts of Resistencia.
The Chaco government had to implement stricter controls so that the Toba neighborhood community complies with the isolation measures. "It is a very complicated neighborhood," an official told Clarín. "If you go in, you don't go out," he explained and explained that it is one of the areas with major drug and alcohol problems, with a high suicide rate in young people.
Likewise, between 25 and 30 swabs are performed per day on the inhabitants of the Toba neighborhood and the intention is to be able to carry out 50 samples daily. In this context, as reported, the samples yielded a high percentage of positivity: 45.5%.