Coronavirus in Ukraine – most Ukrainians get mildly ill – Ministry of Health


The Ministry of Health told how many Ukrainians will suffer a mild coronavirus
Photo: Victor Lyashko (RBC-Ukraine)

Ministry of Health does not exclude testing at home in patients

Most infected Ukrainian citizens will suffer coronavirus disease COVID-19 in light form. This was stated by the chief sanitary doctor of Ukraine Viktor Lyashko on the program “Freedom of Speech of Savik Shuster” on the channel “Ukraine”, the correspondent of RBC-Ukraine.

According to Lyashko, if necessary, in Ukraine mobile groups of doctors will be strengthened to conduct tests for coronavirus at home in patients.

“80 percent of those who will be affected by coronavirus disease will have it in a mild form,” he said.

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Recall, earlier the Minister of Health Ilya Emets reported that in only 20% of cases, coronavirus leads to serious illness. In this case, resuscitation will require about 3% of patients with coronavirus patients. Yemets called on time to see doctors, diagnose coronavirus at the initial stage of the disease.

The Ministry of Health also warned that coronavirus is just beginning to spread throughout Ukraine. The ministry noted that the most difficult is ahead of Ukrainians, because doctors daily receive laboratory test results with new confirmed cases.


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