General Santos City records 2 cases of Omicron variant infection

1/29/2022 4:45:00 PM

The city government alerted residents in General Santos over the local transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant.

The city government alerted residents in General Santos over the local transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant.

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — The city government alerted residents here Saturday over the local transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant. This, as the local government reported before noon the detection of two local cases of the highly contagious strain, which it believes has fueled the surge of COVID-19 infections in the area in the last […]

The second patient is a 62-year-old male who also tested positive for COVID-19 after undergoing consultation in a private hospital early this month due to cough and was managed through home isolation.One of the four identified close contacts of the first patient came out positive for the disease while four were infected out of the seven persons exposed to the second patient.

Both patients and the infected close contacts were already tagged recovered and currently in stable condition.“There is no history of travel for both patients which would lead us to assume that both are cases of local transmission,” the local government said in a statement.

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One of the four identified close contacts of the first patient came out positive for the disease while four were infected out of the seven persons exposed to the second patient. Both patients and the infected close contacts were already tagged recovered and currently in stable condition. “Ge, narinig ko sabi nya… Mommy, patuloy ang pangarap,” Erik jokingly wrote of Angeline’s soon-to-be-born child, while referring to the songstress’ hit song. “There is no history of travel for both patients which would lead us to assume that both are cases of local transmission,” the local government said in a statement. The DOH said both sub-variants of Omicron, BA. The city recorded a total of 1,005 active COVID-19 cases as of 6 p..m. The Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecasting model, released on Friday, is calling for 0.

Friday, breaching the 1,000-mark in just three weeks after only posting 31 last Jan. There is “no significant difference” between the two sub-variants in terms of transmissibility or severity of disease, the DOH said. 5. Subscribe to our daily newsletter By providing an email address. I agree to the . 31, 2021, the DOH also said.