A veteran of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine suspects a coronavirus. Photo: Facebook / Command of the Medicinal Forces of the Ukrainian Forces of Ukraine
<p>A suspect in the coronavirus is in the Kiev military hospital a pensioner of the Ministry of Defense. He already had two rapid tests for Covid-19, one of them showed a positive result.
This was announced on Facebook by the press center of the command of the medical forces of the Armed forces of Ukraine.
The man turned to the Main Military Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine on the afternoon of Tuesday, March 17. He complained that he was feeling unwell and said that he had previously contacted a friend who had a SARS, who was recently visited by children living abroad.
After that, health workers conducted two rapid tests for a pensioner to check for a possible disease with the coronavirus Covid-19, one of them showed a positive result. After that, information about a possible infection was transmitted to the Kiev City Laboratory Center to establish a circle of possible contact persons.
“Currently, the patient is isolated in a special box of the infectious diseases clinic of the National Military Medical Clinical Center of the MHCG. To confirm the preliminary diagnosis, he took biological samples for the disease of acute respiratory disease caused by coronavirus, which were sent to the Kiev city laboratory center,” the the press service of the command of the medical forces of the Armed Forces.
The research results will be delivered to the military hospital within three business days. Now the patient’s state of health is satisfactory, he is under the control of physicians in compliance with a strict anti-epidemic regime.
Note, this case of coronavirus may become the third in the capital. The first two became known on March 16. In addition, the coronavirus should be detected in a friend of a military pensioner.
Screenshot: Facebook / Command of the Medicinal Forces of the Ukrainian Forces of Ukraine
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