During the month of Ukrainian physicians recorded more than 4 thousand cases of pneumonia.
This was at the briefing said the Minister of health of Ukraine Maxim Stepanov, says BAGNET.
According to him, all people with signs of pneumonia are tested for the presence of the organism coronavirus infection.
“The fact is, regardless of whether there are symptoms of the coronavirus or not, we test all (people who are ill – ed.) without exclusion of pneumonia, which are recorded in our country. This is important because the main complication COVID-19 is pneumonia, which is very difficult and is very often fatal,” – said Stepanov.
It is noted that the number of cases of pneumonia increased by almost half.