• Coronavirus: 21,273 new cases since yesterday, 128 deaths, 161,880 swabs

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October 26, 2020

Updated data in Italy and in the world

The data of the Ministry of Health on the progress of the Coronavirus infection in Italy.

Today, 17,012 new cases, 141 deaths and 124,686 swabs.

Yesterday there were 21,273 new cases and 128 victims with 161,880 swabs. 

Today there are 12,997 hospitalized patients with symptoms in Italy, compared to 991 more yesterday.

In intensive care there are 76 more in the last 24 hours for a total of 1,284 in Italy. 

222,403 in home isolation, equal to 13,376 more than yesterday.

The total of the currently positive is 236,684, that is 14,443 more than yesterday.

Between discharged and recovered there are 268,626 people, an increase of 2,423 units.

141 have died in the last 24 hours for a national total of 37,479.

The total cases are 542,789 (+17,007).

The swabs in the last 24 hours were 124,686 for a total of 14,778,688.

In Tuscany 2,171 new cases, 13 deaths

There are 889 hospitalized in Tuscany (64 more than yesterday), of which 110 in intensive care (1 less).

Today there are 13 new deaths: 4 men and 9 women with an average age of 83 years.

Regarding the province of residence, the deceased people are: 5 in Florence, 1 in Prato, 1 in Pistoia, 1 in Massa Carrara, 2 in Lucca, 1 in Livorno, 1 in Arezzo, 1 resident outside Tuscany.

In Lazio 1,698 positives and 16 deaths 

Today in Lazio "out of about 19 thousand swabs there are 1,698 positive cases, 16 deaths and 91 recovered. The ratio between positives and swabs rises slightly. The hospitalizations of this second wave have already exceeded the quota maximum of the first wave with a very sudden ascent of the curve. The priority of the health system is to save lives. On Salutelazio.it the call for recruiting retired staff. 400 young medical trainees in general medicine training courses will be placed available for training internships in the prevention services of the Local Health Authorities for tracking ".

This was underlined by the councilor for Health and Social and Health Integration of the Lazio Region Alessio D'Amato in a note at the end of today's videoconference of the regional task force for Covid-19 with the general directors of the ASL and hospitals, university polyclinics and the Bambino Gesù Pediatric Hospital. "In the ASL Roma 1 there are 323 cases in the last 24 hours and they are cases at home and three are hospitalizations. There are three deaths of 77, 85 and 89 years with pathologies - continues D ' Amato - In the ASL Roma 2 there are 468 cases in the last 24 hours and it is 104 cases with family link or contact of a case already known and one hundred and seventy-six cases identified on the recommendation of the general practitioner. Two deaths of 60 and 81 years with pathologies. In the ASL Roma 3 there are 73 cases in the last 24 hours and it is a case of returning from Lombardy and isolated cases at home or with family link or contact of a case already known. Two deaths of 51 are recorded. and 80


In the ASL Roma 4 there are 65 cases in the last 24 hours and it is forty-seven cases with family link or contact of a case already known and seven cases identified on the recommendation of the general practitioner.

There are two deaths between the ages of 70 and 79 with pathologies. " 

Emilia Romagna, 1,146 new cases

There are 1,146 new infections from Covid in Emilia-Romagna: a number substantially in line, albeit a few units lower, with that of yesterday. 12,083 swabs were made to find them. There are three deaths: a 95-year-old woman in the province of Parma and two men, one of 78 and one of 84 in the province of Modena. 94% of active cases are in home isolation because does not require special care, but hospitalized patients are growing again: there are 93 patients in intensive care, five more than yesterday, those in the other Covid wards 816 (+59). Of the new positives, more than half (668) are asymptomatic and 222 were already in isolation at the time of the swab The province with the most infections is that of Bologna (267), followed by Reggio Emilia and Modena (both with 151 new cases).

In Veneto more than 1,129 positives

In Veneto in the last 24 hours there were 1,129 new positives, ir

695 currently hospitalized in hospital wards while 81 patients have been hospitalized in intensive care;

3 new deaths.

The data was presented by the president of Veneto Luca Zaia today during the press point at the headquarters of the Civil Protection of Marghera.

Puglia, 424 infections and ten deaths

There are 424 new cases of coronavirus infection registered in Puglia out of 3,057 tests processed.

And there are ten deaths caused by the virus: nine in the province of Bari and one in the Bat.

The data are contained in the report released by the regional task force that deals with the health emergency.

The cases of current positives are 8,279: 648 are hospitalized.

348 new cases and 10 deaths

in Abruzzo 348 new cases of coronavirus have been ascertained in the last hours in Abruzzo.

3,204 swabs emerged from the analysis: 10.86% of the analyzed samples were positive.

The regional total of cases rises to 8,414.

There are ten recent deaths: the death toll rises to 524. Currently positive for the virus are increasing rapidly and, consequently, hospitalizations and intensive care.

The new patients are between 3 months and 96 years old.