Updated informations about the virus AH1N1 in Dominican Republic
Sunday May 17th 2009
The Chilean health authorities indicate a woman from Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic is affected by AH1N1 virus. (See complete article)
Later, the Chilean Health Ministry, Álvaro Erazo, said other 25 year old woman who travelled with the first one was positive to swine flu.
A national epidemiological alert is launched
Monday May 18th 2009
A 6 year-old boy and a woman who had stayed in the Dominican resort Punta Cana (east) together with the first two infected are the new cases of the AH1N1 virus, said Monday Chile’s Health Ministry.
Tuesday May 19th 2009 (08.40am)
According to the Public Health Ministry, Bautista Rojas Gómez, there is no case of Influenza A H1N1 in the country yet.
Wednesday May 27th (09.00am)
The Dominican Republic is not part of the countries where A(H1N1) was detected, according to the most recent report of the WHO.
Monday, the Minister of Public Health, Santé Bautista Rojas Gómez admitted the virus was circulating in DR, but confirmed that no case were detected yet on national territory.
Wednesday May 27th (12.00pm)
The Dominican Republic confirmed this wednesday the two first cases of AH1N1.
The Health Ministry,Bautista Rojas, said that the two patients are not in danger and informed they are two women, one from Santo Domingo and the other in Santiago.
Monday June 1rst 2009 (10.00 am)
The Ministry of Public Health (SESPAS) informed this Sunday that 9 among the 46 suspect cases of A H1N1 were confirmed by the Center for Diseases Control in Atlanta.
Tuesday May 19th 2009 (04.00pm)
Two young men, (16 and 18 years old) who live in National District are confirmed with AH1N1, and are in good health, according to the Ministry of Public Health (SESPAS).
Wednesday June 03rd, 2009 (05.30 pm)
10 new cases of the influenza were confirmed today by the Ministry of Public Health (SESPAS), nine in the National District and one in the Monte Plata province.
Thursday, 04 June 2009 (03.00pm)
Ten new cases of AH1N1 were confirmed today by the Public Health Ministry SESPAS, increasing the number of cases in the country to 33. The new cases were detected in the provinces of Santo Domingo, National District, La Altagracia and Samaná.
Friday June 05th 2009 (04.30pm)
Today the cases of AH1N1 in Dominican Republic are 44. The 11 new cases were detected in the National District (4), the provinces of Peravia, La Altagracia and Santo Domingo (2 cases each) and La Romana (1).
Saturday 06 June 2009 (05.00pm)
Sixteen new cases of AH1N1 virus were confirmed today. It means that 60 persons are affected by the influenza in Dominican Republic, according to the informations of the Ministry of Public Health.
Monday 08 June 2009 (08.00am)
The sanitary authorities of Dominican Republic confirmed yesterday 06 new cases of Influenza A in the country. Five amongst new cases are in National District, and one in the Santo Domingo province.
Friday 12 June 2009 (08.00am)
From april 27th to June 9th, 932 suspect cases were registred, 91 confirmed and one new yesterday, so there are 92 cases of influenza AH1N1 in the country.
Saturday, June 13th 2009 (10.00am )
A new case of influenza AH1N1 was detected, the affected persons are now 93.
Monday, June 22th 2009 (10.00am )
This sunday june 21rst, new cases of influenza A H1N1 were detected in Dominican Republic, so there are 99 persons affected in the country.
Wednesday, June 24th 2009 (08.00am)
The sanitary authorities of Dominican Republic confirmed yesterday nine new cases of influenza AH1N1, the affected persons in the country are now 108.
For the moment 108 cases of AH1N1 were detected in Dominican Republic