The five isolated people in La Gomera "are calm" and have mild symptoms - La Provincia

The five isolated people in La Gomera to assess whether they carry the coronavirus they are in good condition, "they are calm" and with mild symptoms, typical of a respiratory infection, the Canary Government, which has announced that next week public hospitals will receive equipment to perform tests in their laboratories.

The regional Executive has analyzed in its meeting of the government council this Friday how the performance was managed after Wednesday afternoon it was decided isolate at La Gomera Hospital to five people of German nationality who had come into contact with a possible case suspected of suffering from the virus.

In the press conference following the Council, the head of the Epidemiology and Prevention Service of the Canary Health Service, Domingo Nunez, said that after extracting the corresponding samples to confirm if it is this virus, they were sent to National Microbiology Center and the results could be obtained at 48 hours so that throughout the day or this Saturday the results of the tests will be known.

Núñez has highlighted the "collaboration" of tourists since the protocol was activated on Wednesday afternoon when they arrived at the municipality of Hermigua to spend their holidays, noting that they have not put "any impediment or any fault, they understand perfectly" .


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