University Hospitals doctor discusses recent spike of positive COVID-19 cases in Ohio

University Hospitals doctor discusses recent spike of positive COVID-19 cases in Ohio
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Coronavirus cases continue to be reported above-average in Ohio for several consecutive days in a row.

Dr. Claudia Hoyen, who specializes in pediatric infectious diseases with University Hospitals, spoke with 19 News on Monday about the recent increase in positive COVID-19 cases.

Although the testing capacity is increasing, Dr. Hoyen said that is not the only factor in rising cases throughout Ohio.

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According to the Ohio Department of Health’s data on Monday morning, there are more than 50,000 total cases of COVID-19 and at least 2,807 deaths reported from the virus.

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