The number of deaths of patients with COVID-19 in the Tambov region reached 21

The inhabitant of the Tambov region, which was confirmed coronavirus infection, died on the third day after admission, the total number of deaths of patients with COVID-19 in the region rose to 21, the message of the regional administration.

According to the regional authorities, 47-year-old resident of the city of Rasskazovo, suffering from hypertension, obesity clinic with severe bilateral pneumonia hospitalized in the Center for the treatment of pneumonia caused by CОVID-19.

"When you receive a critical condition and connected to the ventilator. Despite intensive treatment in the ICU, death occurred on the third day after hospitalization," - said in the message.

Conclusion post-mortem examinations confirmed the patient had total bilateral viral pneumonia associated with CОVID-19.

"The pneumonia was complicated by progressive respiratory insufficiency, respiratory distress syndrome with the development in the finale of pronounced pulmonary edema," - noted the regional authorities.

Only in the Tambov region at the moment, 4592 confirmed case of coronavirus infection, of which 1621 - without clinical manifestations. Recovered 2703 person, including 1285 discharged from the hospital, 1418 removed from outpatient care at home.

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