Professor of the Sechenov University Vladimir Chulanov shared his expert opinion.
Coronavirus infection and flu can be contracted at the same time. This was told by the chief infectious disease specialist of the Ministry of Health of Russia, professor at Sechenov University Vladimir Chulanov, writes “Polytexpert”.
It is noted that it is not known how the disease will proceed in this case, since the coronavirus is currently not fully understood. In this regard, Vladimir Chulanov recommended that Russians get flu shots as soon as the vaccination program is launched. It is scheduled for September.
The Saint Petersburg TV channel reminds that to date, 861,423 cases of coronavirus have been recorded in Russia. 661 471 people recovered, 14 351 died.