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Number of Covid-19 cases on Guam: 37

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HAGÅTÑA (Joint Information Center) — The Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services tested 37 individuals for Covid-19 on Wednesday, March 25, with conclusive results. Five tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 and 32 tested negative for SARS-CoV-2.

A total of 270 tests were performed from March 12, 2020 through March 25, 2020 with conclusive results. To date, a total of 37 cases tested positive by DPHSS and 233 cases tested negative for Covid-19 with one death. All 36 remaining cases tested by the DPHSS Guam Public Health Laboratory are in isolation.

Additionally, Joint Region Marianas, working with the Government of Guam, coordinated the transport of four sailors, who tested positive for Covid-19, off of the USS Theodore Roosevelt to Guam. The patients are being treated at U.S. Naval Hospital Guam and remain isolated at U.S. Naval Base Guam in accordance with CDC protocols.

GovGuam is aggressively implementing its Covid-19 response to identify and contain transmission of Covid-19 on island. With any change in status, anticipate timely notification.

Profiles of earlier confirmed cases

Most of Guam Covid-19 known positive cases have epidemiological links to other confirmed cases. Profiles of the previous 32 confirmed cases, not including confirmed cases from Wednesday:

Status

21 in stable condition

10 hospitalized

1 deceased

Gender

13 males

19 females

Residential locations

8 from the north

14 from central

8 from the south

2 still under investigation for place of residence

Travel history

1- Japan

6 - Philippines

1 - U.S. Mainland

Age groups

1 is in his/her 90s

2 are in their 80s

1 is in their 70s

13 are in their 60s

4 are in their 50s

5 are in their 40s

3 are in their 30s

3 are in their 20s

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