Information about laboratory-confirmed cases in the country was reported in the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in the official telegram channel.
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New cases are recorded in Chernivtsi and Zhytomyr regions.
Two new cases of coronavirus infection were confirmed in Ukraine – a woman of retirement age from the Zhytomyr region and a man from the Chernivtsi region, whose wife was in Italy for the past 14 days,
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The Ministry of Health noted that patients are isolated, they receive appropriate treatment. Also, the department assured that they track people in contact with patients.
A woman from the Zhytomyr region fell ill with coronavirus
It is known that a woman did not immediately seek the help of doctors and did not self-isolate after arriving from abroad.
A 70-year-old woman returned on March 1 from Poland to Radomyshl in the Zhytomyr region. Now the condition of a woman of moderate severity, she is in the infectious ward.
Doctors know about the six people who live with her. They are at home on observation because now they have no symptoms of coronavirus. Subsequently, during a briefing, the head of the Zhytomyr Regional State Administration said that the woman received guests and went to church because she did not know that she was ill.
In the district center Radomyshl, where a woman lives, a state of emergency is introduced.
The second patient with coronavirus Chernivtsi: his wife on observation
A man from the Chernivtsi region is 64 years old, now his condition is stable.
The patient’s wife, who returned from Italy, is on observation. The woman herself feels well and does not have signs of acute viral diseases, she undergoes laboratory tests and studies.
All other contact persons have been established – these are elderly people without close family contacts. According to the head of the Chernivtsi Regional State Administration Sergey Osachuk, there are few of them.
March 3, Ukraine announced the first recorded case of coronavirus in the country.
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