Seventeen Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients have fully recovered from the disease, information ministry has said.
The 17 were part of the 566 cases of the disease which the country has recorded.
Speaking at a press conference to update the country on the disease, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service said that those who have fully recovered have been cleared.
“We have 17 persons who have recorded double negatives and are obviously clinically cured,” Dr. Patrick Aboagye, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service disclosed at a press briefing on Tuesday.
“Currently, we have a definition of recovered as those who are positive and have recorded consecutive negative [tests],” he explained.
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