COVID-19 males predominate in Ukraine – Ministry of Health
In Ukraine, since the start of the COVID-19 epidemic, 239 deaths have been recorded in people infected with a coronavirus. According to the sexual structure, men predominate – 132 fatal cases.
This was reported in the Telegram channel “Coronavirus info” with reference to information from the Ministry of Health.
“Since the start of the COVID-19 epidemic in Ukraine, 239 deaths have been recorded in people who have had a coronavirus infection. Men predominate by sex (132 cases), by age – people over 50 years (85% of all cases), “said the report. .
It should be noted that the vast majority of deaths (71%) suffered from concomitant cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus, neoplasms, renal and pulmonary diseases, some had several.
The Ministry of Health expresses its condolences to the families of the deceased and calls for vigilance, stays at home and calls the family doctor at the first sign of respiratory illness. Quick handling can save a life.
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As reported, on the morning of April 28 in Ukraine, 9,410 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, 992 patients recovered. 401 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru