In Berdyansk from the coronavirus has died, an elderly woman

В Бердянске от коронавируса умерла пожилая женщина

80-year-old resident of the town died today in a local hospital. The woman became the second victim of the coronavirus in the resort town and 19th in Zaporizhia region.

It is reported in BTMO.

A woman recently hospitalized in Berdyansk with pneumonia. Given the ability of coronavirus, it was isolated, the physicians working in the necessary protection. 80-year-old patient was tested for coronavirus, yesterday’s results confirmed her COVID-19. The doctors did everything possible to save an elderly patient, but today she died.

The pneumonia complicated not only by the coronavirus and aggravation numerous comorbidities caused by age-related characteristics of the organism, which was the cause of death, the message reads.

Set the range of the contact persons, conducted necessary antiepidemic measures.

Note, in Berdyansk 15 confirmed cases of coronavirus, the treatment was 1 patient who died.

According to the regional laboratory center, in the region of coronavirus have been identified in the 598 people, continue treatment of 124 patients.