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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 24 April 2020 09:35

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of 9:00 a.m. on April 24, in Ukraine there have been confirmed 7647 COVID-19 cases, 193 patients died, 601 patients recovered. During the 24 hours, 477 new cases were recorded.

    As of April 24, coronavirus disease was registered:

    Vinnytsia region - 370 cases;

    Volyn region - 203 cases;

    Dnipropetrovsk region - 195 cases;

    Donetsk region - 24 cases;

    Zhytomyr region - 309 cases;

    Zakarpattia region - 260 cases;

    Zaporizhia region - 163 cases;

    Ivano-Frankivsk region - 684 cases;

    Kirovograd region - 283 cases;

    Kyiv - 1122 cases;

    Kyiv region - 505 cases;

    Lviv region - 298 cases;

    Luhansk region - 27 cases;

    Mykolaiv region - 103 cases;

    Odesa region - 169 cases;

    Poltava region - 161 cases;

    Rivne region - 437 cases;

    Sumy region - 90 cases;

    Ternopil region - 532 cases;

    Kharkiv region - 118 cases;

    Kherson region – 77 cases;

    Khmelnytsky region - 65 cases;

    Chernivtsi region - 1199 cases;

    Cherkasy region - 234 cases;

    Chernihiv region - 19 cases.

    Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are missing.

    5,158 patients, including 394 children and 1214 medical personnel are undergoing outpatient treatment. A total of 2,489 people were hospitalized, including 109 children and 244 medical personnel. There are 103 people including 1 child having severe symptoms and undergoing treatment with the use of artificial lung ventilation machines.

    As a result of the complications caused by the disease, 193 people died with 99 men out of this number and 94 women with 85% of deaths occurring in the 50 and above age group.

    A total of 601 people including 109 medical personnel have already recovered - repeat laboratory testing has found no virus in body.

    The studies were conducted by the Virology Reference Laboratory of the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as well as by regional laboratories. As of the morning of April 24, 2020, the Center received 1,460 reports of suspected COVID-19 cases. Since the beginning of 2020, 22,518 COVID-19 suspicions have been received.

    The Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine urges when having the first symptoms of respiratory illnesses to call a family doctor. Stay home! Self-isolation is the most efficient way to protect oneself from infection.