Cagayan de Oro City Epidemiologist Dr. Teodulfo Joselito Retuya Jr. has confirmed today that the 106-year old male resident of Brgy Lumbia became the oldest person in the city to recover from Covid-19. Case #641 was finally discharged from one of the city’s temporary treatment and monitoring facilities (TTMF) last October 18. The patient survived despite having comorbidities.
Dr. Retuya further said the patient was admitted early in a private hospital and then transferred to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) after testing positive for COVID-19 before he was moved to one of the city’s TTMF where he completed his recovery by testing negative. Read our previous post below.