Ômicron: Brazil has 19 confirmed cases and investigates seven

Balance was released by the Ministry of Health

Published in 15/12/2021 - 21:23 By Agência Brasil - Brasília 

The total number of confirmed cases in Brazil of the new variant of the coronavirus, Ômicron, reaches 19, according to a balance released this Wednesday (15) by the Ministry of Health.

Infections were recorded in São Paulo (13), the Federal District (2), Rio Grande do Sul (2) and Goiás (2).

There are still, according to the folder, seven cases under investigation in Goiás (2) and Minas Gerais (5).

unprecedented

Earlier, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that the variant was detected in 77 countries and is spreading at an unprecedented rate .

Text translated using artificial intelligence.

Edition: Fábio Massalli

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