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An organization that collects information from Norwegian GPs reported that 20,200 persons are registered as contaminated or suspected of being contaminated by the Coronavirus.

The corporate, PasientSky launched the figures on NRK Dagsrevyen on Monday night.

Oslo.Corona testing of employees at Ullevål Hospital .Picture: Ole Berg-Rusten / NTB scanpix

The figures are based mostly on reviews from 40 per cent of the Norwegian docs’ places of work, the place sufferers have had session both bodily or over the cellphone.

The sufferers in query have been recognized with covid-19, which suggests they’re most definitely to have the virus. The Directorate of Well being has requested to acquire the figures from PasientSky, however warned that the figures have to be interpreted cautiously.

“There will probably be sufferers who’re suspected of getting the sickness however don’t even have it,“ stated Division Director Johan Torgersen of the Directorate of Well being.


Torgersen says the numbers are essential, in order that they’ll monitor how the Coronavirus impacts the GP service.

“It is very important word that the virus locations nice strain on the GPs,”he added.