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COVID-19 Deaths: When did PH cases get their test results?

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 26 2020 09:41 PM

The Department of Health reported a total of 45 deaths due to COVID-19 as of 4 pm, March 26. 

Of the 45 deaths reported, half (51%) got their test results on the day of, or after death. 

Seventeen died before they were laboratory-confirmed for COVID-19. Another six died on the same day that their test results were released