Metro Health Dept. reports 541 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

Coronavirus

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 541 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

The department announced Tuesday the age range of patients is from 2 months old to 84 years old, 260 of which are men, 275 women and the gender of six patients is unknown.

The total number of cases grew by 98 in the past 24 hours but officials said the sharp increase is due to a backlog of test results.

Of the confirmed cases, three patients have died from complications of the virus. The latest death reported in Davidson County is a 69-year-old man.

Fourteen others remain hospitalized and 80 people have recovered from the virus.

The remaining cases are self-isolated at their homes and have mild and manageable symptoms.

The health department reported of the 5,551 tests performed in the county, 9.7% have returned as positive.

The Metro Health Department COVID-19 Hotline received 492 calls on Monday.

Coronavirus-related deaths in Tennessee

County# of Deaths
Anderson1
Bedford2
Benton1
Blount3
Bradley1
Campbell1
Carroll1
Carter1
Cumberland1
Davidson25
Fayette1
Franklin1
Gibson1
Greene2
Grundy1
Hamblen2
Hamilton13
Hawkins2
Haywood1
Humphreys1
Knox5
Macon3
Madison1
Marion1
Marshall1
McMinn1
Monroe1
Montgomery2
Obion1
Putnam5
Rutherford11
Sevier1
Shelby44
Smith1
Sullivan1
Sumner37
Trousdale1
Williamson9
Wilson4
Out of state3
Total Deaths (as of 4/29/20)195

COVID-19 in Tennessee

(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST )

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