Costa Rica registers 18 deaths of COVID-19 patients The country this afternoon recorded the death of an 18th COVID-19 patient, a 38-year-old foreign woman who lived in the province of San José.
The death occurred in Hospital México where she had been hospitalized since June 30 in intensive care. The woman was diagnosed with COVID-19 on June 28.
The deceased had diabetes and obesity, both risk factors for COVID-19. This death adds to the 17 regrettable deaths already registered: eight women and nine men with an age range of 26 to 89 years.