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In the Nizhny Novgorod region died six patients with coronavirus

The number of patients with the coronavirus, died in the Nizhny Novgorod region has increased to 122, the press service of the regional government.

"From the coronavirus has died six inhabitants of the region, the number of deaths in the region reached 122. For each patient there is a struggle. Doctors are working 24 hours a day, seven days a week, even beyond their capabilities. But to win in the party of death is not always possible", - the press service quoted the words of Deputy Governor, Nizhny Novgorod region Minister of health of the region David Melik-Guseinov.

Over the past day in the Nizhny Novgorod region recorded 319 cases of coronavirus, the total number of cases reached 11 169 people.

"According to the June 4, 4473 inhabitant of the region, i.e. 40% of total cases recovered from the coronavirus. About 4.2 thousand people is on outpatient treatment, that is, the disease of these patients are asymptomatic or mild. Almost 2.4 thousand patients are being treated in hospitals more than 5.2 thousand are under the care of doctors", - is spoken in the message.

According to the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin, now 19 medical institutions in Nizhny Novgorod and in 14 districts of the region redeveloped for COVID hospitals, including in Kstovo, Kulebaki, Dzerzhinsk, Bogorodsk, Pavlovo. "It's those areas where they still remain sources of morbidity. The presence of a medical base allows us more quickly to hospitalize patients with coronavirus. Especially important assistance at an early stage of the disease for patients from risk groups: elderly and people with chronic diseases," - said Nikitin.

It is noted that the regional authorities are considering increasing the number of beds for those who will require social withdrawal. "Many carry the virus without symptoms, but mild course of the disease in certain population groups it is important to control, and preferably to do it centrally. You enter for this extra bed. They will have more social, rather than medical status," said Melik-Guseinov.

According to the June 4, 239 465 persons in the Nizhny Novgorod region passed the tests for coronavirus infection, over the past day the number of tested totaled 5424 person.

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