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Mexico reports 49,219 cases of coronavirus and 5,177 deaths

Reuters | Mexico City | Updated: 18-05-2020 05:46 IST | Created: 18-05-2020 05:46 IST
Mexico reports 49,219 cases of coronavirus and 5,177 deaths

Mexico registered 49,219 cases of coronavirus on Sunday, with the country's death toll rising to 5,177, health authorities said.

Mexico has seen a slightly higher death rate from coronavirus than the global average so far due to the widespread presence of pre-existing medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension and obesity, experts say.


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