A woman born in 1939 died on August 12 at the Alexander Hospital
In the Astrakhan region, the number of deaths of patients who have been diagnosed with coronavirus infection continues to increase. So according to the regional headquarters, the number of deaths from a new infection in the Astrakhan region on the morning of October 4 was 119 people. The woman born in 1939 died on August 12 at the Alexander Hospital.
According to the statement of the headquarters, the Astrakhan woman was at home for outpatient treatment for 5 days before hospitalization. On August 7, her condition worsened, and the ambulance team, who arrived at the call, took her to the children’s polyclinic for CT scan. Computed tomography showed the presence of bilateral pneumonia in the chest. In this regard, she was taken to the hospital for patients with COVID-19, which was created on the basis of the Alexander Hospital.
On August 11, with an increase in respiratory failure, the patient was transferred to the intensive care unit and connected to a ventilator. Despite the efforts of doctors, the woman died on August 12 at 2:00. Astrakhanka had a number of concomitant diseases, including diabetes mellitus.
The final diagnosis “Coronavirus infection” was made to Astrakhan after an autopsy.