The governor of the Belgorod region, Yevgeny Savchenko, reported the death of an oncologist who had previously been diagnosed with coronavirus infection. He passed away tonight.
– For a week, colleagues fought for the doctor’s life, but they could not be saved. The cause of death will be established after a pathological examination. I express my deepest condolences to the family of the doctor and all the medical staff of the region, ”wrote the head of the region on his personal page in VK.
Recall, the doctor of the Regional Oncology Center treated a patient from Stary Oskol. She had signs of a cold. Upon returning home, the woman felt worse and went to the family doctor. She took a test for COVID-19, which gave a positive result. It has been reported that scholpidae tolerates the disease easily, and therefore is on an outpatient basis. But an oncologist, infected with coronavirus, was hospitalized with bilateral pneumonia in the second city hospital in Belgorod.
Read more about the situation with patients in the oncology dispensary here.