Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ukraine, 332 children have been sick, as have 978 doctors.
Health Minister Maxim Stepanov said this at an information meeting on April 18, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“A total of 5106 people fell ill during the pandemic in Ukraine. Of these, 332 were children, as were 978 medical workers. In general, 275 people recovered and 133 died,” said Stepanov.
According to him, during the last day in Ukraine, 5,152 studies were carried out by PCR, especially in patients with pneumonia – 980.
“This is the first time that we have carried out more than 5,000 studies a day,” said Stepanov.
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According to him, during the last day, the largest number of confirmed cases were recorded in the region of Chernivtsi (81), Rivne (43) and Ivano-Frankivsk (35).
As reported, 5106 cases of COVID-19 have been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine, including 133 fatalities, 275 people recovered. During the day, 444 new cases were recorded.
According to Worldometer, by the morning of April 18, 2,251,770 cases of COVID-19 coronavirus had been confirmed worldwide, of which 154,311 were fatal, 574,386 people recovered.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru