In Astrakhan there was a flash COVID-19 in a nursing home
Recently on the territory of Astrakhan there is an outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19. This time it happened in one of the houses for the elderly and disabled.
As stated by the official representative of the local administration management, currently has more than 40 recorded cases of infection of residents and workers of the orphanage. All of them were hospitalized and are now undergoing treatment for coronavirus infection. According to the report, in the period from 18 to 22 may test COVID-19 was positive in 30 of residents and 13 employees. One of the patients doctors were unable to save. Woman, aged 71 years died in the hospital due to complications after infection with the coronavirus.
It is known that only a boarding house are 240 people. Doctors have said repeatedly that older people are more prone to coronavirus infection. They have weak immune system is more common severe form of the disease. It is accompanied by lung damage: patients develop pneumonia and respiratory failure.
Earlier it was reported that at Astrakhan gas processing plant recorded the hearth COVID-19. The relevant diagnosis was confirmed from six employees.