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Coronavirus Disease:As of March 31 2020,[Provisional translation]

April 1, 2020 8:15 PM | 

Coronavirus Disease: Cases in Tsukuba and Ibaraki Prefecture
Newest timeline of the confirmed cases. (As of March 31 2020, Ibaraki)
[Provisional translation]

-Today (March 31), PCR tests were conducted to 30 persons who had close contact with case #16 (a staff of seniors home Arehteru-Tsukuba) .
- Three of them (2 residents and 1 staff of the seniors home) were found to be Positive: case #22, #23, #24 in Ibaraki.
-An active epidemiological investigation, including identification of their close contacts, is being conducted.

Profile of confirmed cases
Case #22 (a resident of seniors home Arehteru-Tsukuba)
- Age: 80s
- Gender: male
- Nationality: Japanese
- Resident of: Tsukuba
- Work place: none
- Recent travel history to overseas: None


March 29: Fever around 38C
March 31: PCR test was conducted by Institute of Public Health Ibaraki and the result was Positive.
- He is scheduled to be hospitalized.

Case #23 (a resident of seniors home Arehteru-Tsukuba)
- Age: 70s
- Gender: male
- Nationality: Japanese
- Resident of: Sakuragawa, Ibaraki
- Work place: none
- Recent travel history to overseas: None


March 30: Fever around 38C
March 31: PCR test was conducted by Institute of Public Health Ibaraki and the result was Positive.
- He is scheduled to be hospitalized.

Case #24 (a staff of seniors home Arehteru-Tsukuba)
- Age: 20s
- Gender: female
- Nationality: Foreign national
- Resident of: Tsukuba, Ibaraki
- Work place: staff of the seniors home
- Recent travel history to overseas: None


March 29: Coughing at night
March 31: PCR test was conducted by Institute of Public Health Ibaraki and the result was Positive.
- She is scheduled to be hospitalized.

Results of PCR tests for close contacts of case #16
- 8 Residents of seniors home ... 2 positive and 6 negative
- 22 Staffs of seniors home ... 1 positive and 21 negative

* Close contacts of case #22, #23, #24 are now being identified.
* PCR test and health monitoring are being conducted for identified close contacts of case #16.

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