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Bexar County, San Antonio add thousands of backlogged COVID-19 cases – KSAT San Antonio

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SAN ANTONIO– San Antonio authorities have actually reported a boost of 108 active COVID-19 cases Sunday and 2,473 backlogged cases.
The extra infections bring the citys overall case count to 53,341, according to the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District.
The backlogged cases are from numerous laboratories and date varieties. The electronic laboratory reporting stockpile is triggering issues throughout the state, city authorities stated.
Two new deaths within the last 14 days were verified on Sunday. The COVID-19 death toll in Bexar County increased to 1,244.
Hospitalizations increased from 214 on Saturday to 225 on Sunday. Of those patients, 92 remain in the intensive care unit and 45 are on ventilators. The number of clients in the ICU reduced by 10 people from Friday.
Also on Sunday, the state health department reported 2,466 brand-new coronavirus cases and 45 additional deaths in Texas, bringing the case total to 688,534 COVID-19 cases and the death toll to 14,893. A total of 64,431 cases remain active, according to the department.

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