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MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has been uncovered to a household workforce who examined super for COVID-19, nonetheless he examined unfavourable for the virus, Malacañang talked about Thursday.

Cabinet Secretary and performing presidential spokesman Karlo Nograles talked about the President is currently current course of quarantine.

“The Palace confirms that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte was as soon as not too way back uncovered to household workforce who examined super for COVID-19. The President has since been examined for COVID-19, and while the results of the check out acquired right here once more unfavourable, he is currently watching compulsory quarantine protocols,” he talked about in a statement.

“The Chief Govt continues to work while in quarantine, and is in constant communique with the people of the Cabinet with a objective to make certain that urgent points are addressed, and to look at the implementation of his directives, particularly as regards to the federal authorities’s COVID-19 response,” he added.

Nograles talked about Duterte was as soon as closing uncovered to the COVID-positive household workforce on Sunday, Jan. 30.

He got examined for the coronavirus the next day, Jan. 31, which grew to become out to be unfavourable.

He retested on Feb. 1 and as soon as extra received a unfavourable end result.

In keeping with Division of Effectively being’s (DOH) making an attempt out protocols, making an attempt out for shut contacts of confirmed COVID-19 circumstances should be carried out at least 5 days from the day of publicity.

Nograles moreover talked about that Duterte has visited Cardinal Santos Scientific Coronary heart in San Juan for his “routine medical check-up.”

He, alternatively, did not specify when the search recommendation from took place.

As a senior citizen, Duterte is thought to be vulnerable to COVID-19.

He has up to now received 3 doses of the China-made Sinopharm vaccine.

READ: Palace: Sinopharm booster shot had no opposed influence however on Duterte

Duterte’s state of properly being has been a strange think about his presidency given his advanced age, significantly since he refuses to make his medical info public.

The 76-year-old President had admitted publicly that he has, amongst completely different points, Buerger’s sickness and Barrett’s esophagus. He have been experiencing occasional problems and has spinal issues, which he attributed to a motorbike coincidence when he was as soon as 68 years earlier.

He has moreover been printed to take dozing capsules and the extraordinarily addictive Fentanyl and to have myasthenia gravis–an autoimmune sickness that destroys muscle receptors and might result in the drooping of eyelids or complete weak spot.

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