Coronavirus in Ukraine – The main causes of death from complications


TSey material available UkrainianIn total, 98 people died from coronavirus in Ukraine. The mortality rate is 2.9%.


This was reported by the Public Health Center of the Ministry of Health on a Facebook page.

“As a result of the complications caused by COVID-19, 98 people died, 79% of whom had severe cardiovascular disease, diabetes, tumors, kidney, lung, and obesity,” the report said.

In general, the proportion of diseases was (one or more):

  • cardiovascular – 74%
  • comorbidities – 29%
  • diabetes mellitus – 22%
  • lung diseases – 9%
  • neoplasms – 8%
  • kidney disease – 7%

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They add to the health care center that the mortality rate is currently 2.9%.

“Eight people who died had a history of traveling abroad during the last 14 days before the onset of clinical symptoms and only in one case was close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19. Among the deceased, there were 7 medical workers. The average duration from the onset of symptoms the disease before death was 12 days. All of the patients who died had a positive result of a laboratory test by PCR, “the department said.

Coronavirus killed 98 Ukrainians / photo: Public Health Center

Coronavirus killed 98 Ukrainians / photo: Public Health Center

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