Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

January 31st Report

On January 31st, Fukui Prefecture reported 4 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 514 cases.
Brief details of each case are as follow:

[1] Fukui City male company employee (60s)
On January 21st, the man experienced coughing and fatigue. On the 29th, he had a fever of 38°C. On the 30th, he went to a medical institution for an examination, and to have a biological sample taken; a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. During the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms, he had been in Gifu Prefecture.

[2] Fukui City female association employee (50s)
On January 25th, the woman had a sore throat. On the 30th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[3] Fukui City female (20s)
On January 26th, the woman experienced fatigue and joint pain. On the 30th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[4] Fukui City male (under 10)
On January 30th, as a close contact, the boy had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210131.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1252285

Fukui Prefecture, 1 New COVID-19 Infection

Fukui Prefecture, 1 New COVID-19 Infection

January 30th Report

On January 30th, Fukui Prefecture reported 1 new COVID-19 infection of a Sakai City female nursing home employee in her 50s, bringing the cumulative total to 510 cases. As a close contact, the woman had initially tested negative for COVID-19 on both the 20th and 25th through PCR tests. On the 28th, she had a cough and sore throat, before testing positive for COVID-19 on the 30th through a PCR test. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210130.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1251894

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections & 2 Deaths

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections & 2 Deaths

January 29th Report

On January 29th, Fukui Prefecture reported 3 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 509 cases, as well as 2 COVID related deaths, of a Fukui City man in his 30s and a Fukui City woman in her 50s.
Brief details of the 3 new infections are as follow:

[1] Fukui City male nurse (30s)
On January 24th, the man experienced coughing, headache, and fatigue throughout his whole body. On the 28th, he had an examination at a medical institution, and a biological sample was taken; a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[2] Fukui City female nurse (50s)
On January 15th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which showed negative for COVID-19 through a PCR test. On the 28th, she experienced fatigue and a loss of appetite, and had another biological sample taken. On the 29th, a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[3] Sakai City female nurse (50s)
On both January 15th and 19th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which showed negative for COVID-19 through PCR tests. On the 28th, she experienced a fever of 37.3°C and fatigue, and had another biological sample taken. On the 29th, a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210129.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1251176

Fukui Prefecture, 2 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

Fukui Prefecture, 2 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

January 28th Report

On January 28th, Fukui Prefecture reported 2 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 506, as well as 1 COVID-19 related death of a woman in her 80s.
Brief details of each of the 2 new cases are as follow:

[1] Sabae City unemployed male (80s)
On January 25th, as a close contact, the man had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through a PCR test. On the 27th, he experienced a fever of 37⁰C and a runny nose; he had another biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[2] Sabae City female hospital employee (40s)
On January 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through a PCR test. On the 27th, she experienced a fever of 37.8⁰C, coughing, headache, fatigue, and joint pain; she had another biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210128.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1250370

Fukui Prefecture 8 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

Fukui Prefecture 8 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

January 27th Report

On January 27th, Fukui Prefecture reported 8 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 504 cases, as well as 1 COVID-19 related death of a man in his 80s.
Brief details on each of the 8 cases are as follow:

[1] Echizen City male hospital employee (20s)
On January 25th, the man experienced a fever of 37.8⁰C and fatigue. On the 26th, he had a biological sample taken at a medical institution, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[2] Takahama Town male company employee (20s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the man had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through a PCR test. On the 25th, he experienced a fever of 37.1⁰C. On the 26th, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[3] Takahama Town girl (under 10)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the girl had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through a PCR test. On the 26th, as a close contact, another biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[4] Eiheiji Town female hospital employee (40s)
On January 23rd, the woman had a cough. On the 25th, she experienced a fever of 37.9⁰C. On the 26th, a biological sample was taken at a medical institution, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[5] Fukui City female company employee (20s)
On January 26th, the woman experienced a fever of 37.6⁰C, headache, coughing, and vomiting. As a close contact, a biological sample was taken. On the 27th, a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[6] Takahama Town boy (under 10)
On both January 19th and 22nd, as a close contact, the boy had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through PCR tests. On the 26th, he experienced a fever of 37⁰C, a runny nose, coughing, with phlegm. On the 27th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[7] Takahama Town boy (under 10)
On both January 19th and 22nd, as a close contact, the boy had a biological sample taken, which had tested negative for COVID-19 through PCR tests. On the 26th, he experienced a fever of 37.1⁰C. On the 27th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[8] Fukui City male company employee (30s)
On January 25th, the man experienced fatigue and a headache. On the 27th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210127.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1249725