Lipetsk therapist became another victim of the COVID-19

Lipetsk therapist became another victim of the COVID-19. He became the fifth patient who died with a confirmed diagnosis of a coronavirus, according to STRC “Lipetsk”.

As it became known, the local doctor worked in Gryazinskiy the hospital with coronavirus patients. After laboratory analysis confirmed the 54-year-old medic on may 19, was hospitalized in Lipetsk city emergency hospital №1. Despite all efforts of doctors to save him failed. The doctor had comorbidities such as arterial hypertension and metabolic disorders. In addition, increased respiratory and heart failure, specified in the sit room.

condolences to the family physician expressed in the administration area. The family of the deceased will receive a one-time insurance payment — 2.7 million rubles.

According to the latest data, for the last day in the Lipetsk region of the virus diagnosed in 64 people. Since the beginning of the epidemic identified 1503 the case of a new infection. Recovered 443, 992 continue treatment. 799 patients remain at home, they have a mild form of coronavirus.

Text: GTRK “Lipetsk”