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According to Health, in Tucumán the circulation of five strains of covid-19 was detected
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According to Health, in Tucumán the circulation of five strains of covid-19 was detected

"The variants that are circulating in the province are fundamentally: Manaus, California, British, and in recent days we had the result of samples sent to the Malbrán (Institute) of two people with the Andean and Rio de Janeiro variant", explained the secretary Siprosa medical executive, Luis Medina Ruiz, referring to the epidemiological situation of the province and ensuring that "we are in a complicated national and regional context."In this sense, the official details that "we are seeing that cases are ceasing to rise exponentially, there is an apparent reduction in the number of daily cases, but it is very premature to talk about this. We have had 1,500 cases in one day, then 1,400, and now we are around 900 to 1,200 per day. That in a w...
“We are in one of the worst moments since the pandemic began"
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“We are in one of the worst moments since the pandemic began"

Siprosa's executive medical secretary, Luis Medina Ruiz, assured that Tucumán is going through the worst sanitary moment since the coronavirus pandemide began."We believe that we are in one of the worst moments since the pandemic began, perhaps last year we had these figures of daily infections, but it was only a few days. Today we are seeing that we have reached practically the same number of patients per day as the last year, but it is being sustained in the days and this puts stress on the health system, "he said.The Ministry of Health of the Nation does not rule out a third wave of coronavirusIn this sense, he explained that the occupation of critical beds is very high, above 85%, and that at least 5% of people who are infected require i...
How will the vaccination mega-event that will take place this weekend in Tucumán be
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How will the vaccination mega-event that will take place this weekend in Tucumán be

During Saturday and Sunday, the 24 vaccination nodes that the province has will remain open to advance en masse with the inoculation of more people from Tucumán. Yesterday 56,550 vaccines arrived in the province (33,600 from Astrazeneca and 22,950 Sputnik V first component) to continue with the application and "exceed 450 thousand doses applied in Tucumán," explained the governor, Juan Manzur, from the Siprosa Central Depot when they arrived with trucks with the doses.Along these lines, the Minister of Health, Rossana Chahla, He explained that on Saturday the vaccination will begin "with people who are 49 years old up to 55 and onwards because the registers for those over 55, 60 and 70 years old are still open."The new age group enabled, whi...
Other variants of covid are likely to circulate in Tucumán
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Other variants of covid are likely to circulate in Tucumán

1- When do the second doses of the Sputnik vaccine arrive?It is the question we all. They have to arrive in the country, it is likely that in a couple of weeks they will arrive according to the information of the Nation, but we cannot give an exact date since we do not have it. The Sputnik vaccine with a single dose gives more than 70% immunity, and those who had covid have much more antibodies. We were able to study that in Tucumán. With a single dose of Sputnik there is significant protection. If we have to wait three months that's fine, and if it happens a little longer too, they should stay calm.2- Is any special study necessary after the first dose?It is necessary to measure the antibodies, for that the studies are done. When one ...
14 people with alternative strains of coronavirus were detected in Tucumán
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14 people with alternative strains of coronavirus were detected in Tucumán

Siprosa's executive medical secretary, Luis medina ruiz, confirmed that there are 14 people who were detected mutations of the SARS-CoV-2 in Tucumán and assured that he does not rule out that there are other variants of the virus circulating in the province.In statements to the press, the official detected that "14 people were detected in relation to trips, which have the variants: Manaus (8), British (4) and California (2). We sent other samples to Malbrán from different sources of the province where we see that there is a different behavior from the epidemiological point of view, there is a great virulence of the disease, many young people are severely affected. They are from the south of the province. "In addition, he expressed that it is...
Coronavirus: 90 chronic kidney patients are inoculated in the south of Tucumán
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Coronavirus: 90 chronic kidney patients are inoculated in the south of Tucumán

The Ministry of Public Health advances with the target groups included in the vaccination campaign against the coronavirus.Siprosa's executive medical secretary, Luis medina ruiz, held a meeting this morning with the referent of the Provincial Renal Health Program, Mara del Pino, to discuss the strategies related to the inoculation of one of the risk groups in the face of the pandemic."We are complying with the application of the vaccine to stage 5 chronic kidney patients, who are in some type of replacement therapy or renal replacement, either in hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis," said the doctor.Del Pino assured that in this first stage the group of patients between 18 and 59 years old was included; in a second phase it will be the tur...
Medina Ruiz: "it is very possible that we have circulation of the new strains of coronavirus"
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Medina Ruiz: "it is very possible that we have circulation of the new strains of coronavirus"

The Executive Medical Secretary of Siprosa, Luis Medina Ruiz, assured that in the last month nine cases with new variants of coronavirus were detected, of the strain known as Manaus and that of the United Kingdom, and that it is inevitable that there will be circulation in Tucumán."We do not have documented that there is circulation of new strains, but it is very possible that we have it or that we will have it, it is inevitable," the official said this afternoon in statements to the press.Likewise, he explained that "yesterday we had the confirmation of two Tucuman who came from abroad with the British strain and three with the Manaus variant, which now leads to us having nine patients (infected with new variants)".They reported 557 deaths ...