Friday 05 June 2020
The Ministry of Health and Population has established controls for recovery of cases of home isolation for people with the emerging coronavirus, within 10 days of the onset of symptoms, with the last 3 days without a rise in temperature or respiratory symptoms.
The controls set by the Ministry in the circular that I sent to the directorates of health affairs and hospitals, obtained by Masrawy, include stability in the form of radiation and the absence of any development, and the rate of oxygen saturation in the blood not less than 92% by natural breathing and without the help of external oxygen.
The ministry said that, according to the recommendations of the World Health Organization issued on May 27, 2020, a patient with coronavirus is considered recovered in the following cases:
Patient asymptomatic: is considered recovered 10 days after the date of positive PCR testing for the new corona virus, and the PCR test is not performed again.
Patient with mild symptoms: It is considered mild after 10 days from the date of symptoms on the condition that no symptoms of “high fever or respiratory symptoms” appear in the last 3 days, and the PCR test is not performed again.