First COVID-19 case in the Municipality of Moalboal

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CEBU – The Municipality of Moalboal recorded its first case of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

The first patient is a 25-year-old woman who had just given birth in a hospital in Cebu City, said the Badian Rural Health Unit (RHU) on their Facebook page.

The Badian Rural Health Unit (RHU) conducted a second swab sample to verify if it was COVID-19 and is now awaiting for the result.

They received a report from the Department of Health (DOH) 7 Central Visayas on the evening of May 31, 2020, that the patient was positive for COVID-19. The woman from Barangay Bugho, first took a swab sample at a Cebu City hospital where she had given birth on May 9, 2020. They were first isolated in Cebu City while waiting for the pending negative results.

They were re-isolated today in Moalboal after the second test came out positive for Covid-19. – Sunstar Cebu

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