Two more COVID-19 cases on Sunday, total cases reach 184

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THE Ministry of Health and Sports reported two more confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total number of people tested positive to 184.
The two newly infected persons were a fourty-one year-old male from Pazundaung Township, Yangon Region, and a fifty-seven year-old male from Mayangon Township, Yangon Region.  Out of the 184 confirmed cases, six patients have died, 97 have recovered, and 84 were allowed to be discharged from respective hospitals, according to the statement issued by the Ministry of Health and Sports. —MNA

Update on COVID-19 at 8 pm on 17 May 2020

1. The Department of Medical Research tested 200 samples and the National Health Laboratory (Yangon) tested 186 samples for COVID-19, totaling 386, on 17 May.
The result showed that TWO lab specimen tested positive for COVID-19.
2. There are a total of 184 confirmed cases in Myanmar up to 8:00 pm on 17 May.
3. Two old cases (case no 146 and case no 156) were tested negative two consecutive times, bringing the total number of persons recovered to 97 until 17 May. Among them, 84 persons have been discharged from the hospital and they will be kept isolation at the designated places.
4. The total death toll remains at six.
5. There are a total of 76 new persons under investigation in the past 24 hours from 12 noon of 17 May.

COVID-19 Situation Report at 8 pm 17 May 2020

Number of COVID-19 confirmed cases2184
Number of recovered persons197
Number of Death06

COVID-19 Laboratory results at 8 pm, 17 May 2020

Samples tested at Department of Medical Research on 16 May200
Samples tested in first group at National Health Laboratory (Yangon) on 16 May186

COVID-19 Situation Report at 8 pm 17 May 2020

Case NoAgeGenderAddressContact with positive patientOverseas travel historyHospital for medical treatmentLab resultRemark
18357MaleMayangon Township, YangonNoNoWaibargi Specialist HospitalPositivePersons under investigation
18441MalePazundaung Township, YangonNoYes (Malaysia)Waibargi Specialist HospitalPositivequarantined in designated location.

Ministry of Health and Sports
(Translated by TTN)

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