RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Wanderson de Oliveira, the Ministry of Health's surveillance secretary, said on Thursday that the country has a record of 127,000 cases waiting for tests to determine potential contamination by the novel coronavirus.
Despite the amount, according to him, there are enough tests available for this and next week.
These are patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Among them, there may be people infected with Covid-19 or other respiratory viruses.
"We're distributing 320,000 test kits this week. We have 127,000 cases registered in our system for laboratory investigation. So, for . . .