Novel Coronavirus cases jump by 42 percent in Washoe County- 19 Additional Cases Confirmed

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The Washoe County Health District is reporting 19 additional cases of COVID-19 in Washoe County, moving the total number of cases to 44.

Due to the influx of cases, the Health District will not provide specific details or any other information due to medical information and privacy requirements.

It should be noted that the additional 19 confirmed cases were from 2-plus days of testing due to the increased number of tests being submitted to the Nevada State Public Health Laboratory from throughout the region and state.

The Health District is also reporting that one additional confirmed COVID-19 case has fully recovered, bringing the total recoveries in Washoe County to three.