1-month-old baby boy from Mariveles tests positive for Covid-19
A one-month-old boy from Mariveles town is one of the 23 Bataan residents who have contracted the new coronavirus, Bataan officials said.
Gov. Albert Garcia said the boy was one of the patients who tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday, along with a 55-year-old man fro Orani, who died on April 5, a 28-year-old man from Mariveles, and a 38-year-old man from Limay.
On Monday, a 71-year-old woman from Samal became Bataan’s 23rd Covid-19 positive case, according to the governor.
“Isang 55 taong gulang na lalaki mula sa Orani, na pumanaw na noong Huwebes, ika-2 ng Abril dahil sa brain herniation at lumabas ang test result nya ngayon lamang, ika-5 ng Abril; isang (1) buwan na sanggol na lalaki mula sa Mariveles; 28 taong gulang na lalaki sa Mariveles; at 38 taong gulang na lalaki sa Limay,” Garcia said.
This was based on Sunday’s update from the Bataan Provincial Health Office.
On Monday, another case was added, bringing the total infections to 23.
“Isang 71 taong gulang na babae mula sa Samal ang ika-23 kababayan natin na nagpositibo sa COVID-19. Ayon sa contact tracing na isinagawa ng Provincial Health Office (PHO), sya ay maybahay ng 75 taong gulang na lalaking nauna nang naiulat na nagpositibo din,” Garcia said.
In total, as of April 6, six patients have recovered from Covid-19, while three have died.
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