DHS: 61K+ positive cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 998 deaths, 50K+ recovered, 1M+ negative

The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin rose by 507 Monday, Aug. 10, officials with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported, for a total of 61,061 positive cases statewide.

There have been 998 deaths in the state, with no new deaths reported Monday.

Of the positive cases, 5,031 have required hospitalization (8.2%), and 50,662 have recovered (83%), making for 9,383 active cases (15.4%). 

DHS officials said more than 1 million people have tested negative, and more than 1 million people have been tested.

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About COVID-19 (from the CDC)Symptoms: Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure (based on the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses).