In the Tambov region died the fifteenth patient with COVID-19

Woman hospitalized with severe pneumonia who had been on the ventilator, was the fifteenth deceased patient with confirmed coronavirus infection in the Tambov region, the message of the regional administration.

On the eve of the regional authorities reported that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the region has increased to 3704, 1760 recovered, 14 died.

"A woman of 81 years, a resident of Rzhaksinsky district, suffering from ischemic heart disease, postinfarction cardiosclerosis with rhythm disorders, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, who had history of cancer clinic with severe bilateral pneumonia hospitalized in the Center for the treatment of pneumonia caused by CОVID-19, connected to the ventilator," - said in the message.

According to the regional administration, despite intensive treatment in the ICU, the patient died on the fifth day since admission.

"At the conclusion of post-mortem examinations confirmed bilateral total viral pneumonia associated with CОVID-19, developed on the background of chronic diseases", - stated in the message.

Authorities say that pneumonia is complicated by the "progressive respiratory insufficiency, respiratory distress syndrome with the development in the finale of pronounced edema of the lungs".

In the Tambov region 3770 confirmed cases of coronavirus infection. Recovered 1805 patients.

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