The incidence of pneumonia in Ukraine has doubled over the past month, said Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov.
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“On May 11, we reached the rate of 2143 pneumonia weekly. Today, we register more than 4 thousand pneumonia per week, ”the 112 Ukraine channel quotes the head of the Ministry of Health.
According to him, the main part is complications from the coronavirus.
Stepanov recalled that in April the Ministry included pneumonia patients in the list for mandatory testing for COVID-19.
On June 28, Ukraine recorded an anti-record for the number of patients hospitalized with coronavirus infection per day.