Fukui Prefecture, 15 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 15 New COVID-19 Infections

March 26th Report, 13 Cases Connected to Nursing Home

On March 26th, Fukui Prefecture reported 15 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 568 cases. 13 of the new cases are connected with a nursing home, of 11 residents and 2 staff members. As of this day, 22 COVID-19 cases are active within the prefecture.
Brief details of each case are as follows:

[1] Fukui City unemployed female (80s)
On March 22nd, the woman experienced a fever of 38.1⁰C, coughing with phlegm, and fatigue. On the 25th, she went to a medical institution for an examination and to have a 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.

[2] Fukui City female part-time worker (20s)
On March 24th, the woman experienced a fever of 38⁰C and a headache. On the 25th, 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 student (under 10)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the girl had a biological sample 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] Fukui City unemployed male (90s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the man had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. He is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[5] Fukui City unemployed female (70s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[6] Fukui City unemployed female (90s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[7] Fukui City unemployed female (80s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[8] Fukui City unemployed female (90s)
On March 23rd, the woman experienced a fever of 38.2⁰C. On the 25th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[9] Fukui City unemployed female (90s)
On March 23rd, the woman experienced a fever of 37.2⁰C. On the 25th, as a close contact, a biological sample was taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

[10] Fukui City unemployed female (90s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[11] Sabae City female nursing home staff (40s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[12] Fukui City female nursing home staff (40s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[13] Fukui City unemployed male (70s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the man had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. He is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[14] Fukui City unemployed female (90s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.

[15] Fukui City unemployed female (80s)
On March 25th, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on the 26th. She 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/210326.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1285796