The number of victims of coronavirus in Uzbekistan increased to 19

Another patient with identified coronavirus COVID-19 died in Uzbekistan, the total number of deaths from the pandemic in the country amounted to 19 people, said on Wednesday the press service of the Ministry of health of the Republic.

In Uzbekistan on 15 March revealed the first Republic in the case COVID-19. By Wednesday morning the number of reported cases increased to 4,547 thousand, 18 patients died, 3,459 thousand recovered.

"Died another patient with a confirmed diagnosis COVID - 31-year-old man", - stated in the message in the Telegram channel, Ministry of health. According to authorities, the man may 27, arrived in Uzbekistan to export flight from St. Petersburg, was placed in a quarantine center, where he had discovered a new type of coronavirus. The patient was hospitalized in a clinic in Tashkent.

Cases have previously suffered from acute leukemia and chronic anemia. "The patient's condition deteriorated on June 1, he was transferred to the intensive care unit. Despite medical assistance, the man died from acute respiratory and cardiovascular failure," - said the press service.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world is revealed more than 7 million infections, more than 404 thousand people died.

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