Posts tagged as symptoms

Asymptomatic COVID-19 patients may stop self-isolation after 10 days

Monday, November 16, 2020

COVID-19 positive people without symptoms, if cleared by doctor, may end self-isolation after 10 days, Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC) said November 16. On the basis of the scientific findings currently available and the experience of other countries, a common arrangement will be in place in future for ending self-isolation. Previously, there were stricter rules regarding people with higher-risk jobs, such as medical workers, educators and social services workers. As of Monday,…

SPKC: 20% of Latvia’s COVID-19 patients are without symptoms

Thursday, October 8, 2020

On average 20% of  COVID-19 infected people in Latvia have no symptoms of the disease, Jurijs Perevoščikovs, infectologist of the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC), said in a press conference on Wednesday, October 7. Since the onset of the epidemic, on average, the infection has been without symptoms in 20% of those infected, and the disease has been detected because people had been tested because of epidemiological indications –…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 23 new cases

Friday, August 7, 2020

Twenty-three new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s total count to 2,194, the Health Ministry said on Friday morning. Six of the new cases were diagnosed to travelers returning from foreign countries. The source of one infection has yet to be traced. People were diagnosed with Covid-19 after returning from France, Spain, Ukraine, Croatia, Kazakhstan and the UK. Two cases have been…

Single case of COVID-19 detected in Latvia

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Latvia recorded just one additional case of COVID-19 on June 9, with the total number of cases since the beginning of the coronavirus crisis ticking up to 1,089. No more fatalities were recorded, so Latvia’s total death toll remains on 26. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 1,730 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 120,052 tests have been carried out…

No new COVID-19 cases in Latvia, one more fatality

Monday, June 8, 2020

Latvia recorded no additional cases of COVID-19 on June 8, with the total number of cases since the beginning of the coronarvirus remaining on 1,088. However, one more fatality was recorded, bringing Latvia’s total death toll to 26. The latest victim was described as being between 85 and 90 years of age with various other chronic health conditions. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC)…