A 97-year-old woman, Gina Dal Colleto, became the oldest patient to recover from coronavirus in Brazil.
Colleto was hospitalised on April 1 with coronavirus symptoms, during which she was put on oxygen support and admitted to intensive care, a statement from the hospital said. She was discharged from the hospital on Sunday.
On Sunday, Brazil’s health ministry said 1,223 people had died as a result of the outbreak, 99 more than the previous day’s total. Brazil now has 22,169 confirmed cases.