Fukui Prefecture, 25 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 25 New COVID-19 Infections

January 15th Report, Record Daily High

On January 15th, Fukui Prefecture reported 25 new COVID-19 infections, marking a new daily high. The prefecture now has a cumulative total of 436 COVID-19 cases.
Brief details of each case are as follow:

[1] Fukui City male hospital office employee (40s)
On January 13th, the man experienced joint pain. On the 14th, he went to a medical institution for an examination, and to have a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. He has no history of travel during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[2] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 10th, the woman experienced a fever of 38°C. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested 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 unemployed female (80s)
On January 13th, the woman experienced a fever of 37.9°C. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[4] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 13th, the woman experienced a fever of 38°C and a cough. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[5] Sakai City unemployed female (80s)
On January 9th, the woman experienced a fever of 38.1°C. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[6] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 12th, the woman experienced a fever of 38.3°C. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[7] Sakai City unemployed male (80s)
On January 12th, the man experienced a fever of 39.5°C and a cough. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[8] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 9th, the woman experienced a fever of 38°C. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[9] Sakai City unemployed female (80s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[10] Tsuruga City company employee (age range & sex undisclosed)
On January 12th, the person had a runny nose and sore throat. On the 14th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. The person has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[11] Tsuruga City company employee (age range & sex undisclosed)
On January 12th, as a close contact, the person had a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19. The person is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[12] Fukui City male company employee (30s)
On January 14th, the man had a sore throat, fatigue, and joint pain. On the same day, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken. On the 15th, PCR test results 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.

[13] Sakai City unemployed female (80s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample was taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[14] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[15] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[16] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[17] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 14th, the woman experienced a fever of 39.2°C, and as a close contact, a biological sample was taken. On the 15th, PCR test results 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.

[18] Sakai City unemployed female (over 100 years old)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[19] Sakai City unemployed male (90s)
On January 14th, the man experienced a fever of 38.7°C, and as a close contact, had a biological sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior tot he onset of symptoms.

[20] Sakai City unemployed female (80s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[21] Sakai City unemployed female (90s)
On January 14th, the woman experienced a fever of 38.3°C, and as a close contact, a biological sample was taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She has no history of travel during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[22] Sakai City female nursing home employee (60s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[23] Sakai City female nursing home employee (40s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[24] Awara City female nursing home employee (50s)
On January 14th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results showed positive for COVID-19. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel during the past two weeks.

[25] Fukui City unemployed male (70s)
On January 13th, the man had a cough. On the 14th, he visited a medical institution for an examination, and to have a biological sample taken. On the 15th, PCR test results 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.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210115.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1242766