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In the Saratov region the number of victims of coronavirus has reached 40

Another patient with coronavirus infection has died in the Saratov region, the total number of deaths has reached 40 people, said Thursday the first Deputy Minister of health of the region Stanislav Shuvalov.

In total, the region 5101 laboratory-confirmed case of infection with mers recovered 2,396. By 16 June in the area of 39 persons died from COVID-19.

"Today we have registered one more case associated with novel coronavirus infection. This woman is 55 years old, who was treated in one of the institutions of the region, have received all necessary assistance, was in the intensive care unit. Unfortunately, given the massive bilateral lesions of the lungs to cope with the disease is not managed", - Shuvalov said at a briefing on the situation COVID-19 in the field.

He said that the patient had a number of related diseases, including coronary heart disease, myocardial infarction.

According to him, currently, 1109 patients with COVID-19 are hospitalized, of whom 972 diagnosed with pneumonia, including 128 patients on oxygen support, and 56 in ventilators, of which 33 on invasive mechanical ventilation. Shuvalov added that even 1291 patient undergoing treatment for coronavirus outpatient in a home of isolation.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.