Roundup: Italy's coronavirus trend still down, national serological screening to begin
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
ROME, May 23 (Xinhua) -- The coronavirus pandemic kept a downward path in Italy, with active infections falling by 1,570 to 57,752 on Saturday, according to the latest data by the Civil Protection department.
Of these infections, 572 patients are currently in intensive care, down by 23 compared to Friday. Another 8,695 are hospitalized with symptoms, down by 262, and 48,485 -- or 84 percent of those who tested positive -- are isolated at home with mild symptoms or none at all.
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