In Belgorod died trauma, infected COVID-19 from the patient

The surgeon of the Belgorod regional clinical hospital has died, ill COVID-19 after contact with a patient, reported the regional government.

"In the region died 17 patients with confirmed COVID-19. As reported in the Department of health of the Belgorod region, the deceased - a resident of the Belgorod region, surgeon of the regional hospital. He contracted the coronavirus from contact with the patient", - stated in the message.

Only in the region a little over two thousand infected, of which 18 people were in serious condition, connected to the ventilator. Recovered 718 patients.

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