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13 Aug. 2020 / 17:27

16 people infected with the COVID-19 virus die in the last 24 hours

In the last 24 hours, 16 people infected with the new Coronavirus have died, including the head of the therapy department at the Anenii Noi hospital. Thus, the death toll from COVID-19 reached 879 cases.

According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection (MSMPS), Mihail Preotesa, head of the general therapy department of the Anenii Noi District Hospital, aged 65, has died. He was hospitalized on August 6 at the Republican Clinical Hospital.

" He was infected with COVID-19, but he did not died because of it, which, at the request of the family, cannot be disclosed. We express our sincere condolences to the grieving family and colleagues ", reads a press release of MSMPS.

The institution also released information on 15 other deaths caused by COVID-19 infection.

Death 864: 54-year-old woman from Orhei district, hospitalized on August 1 at Orhei District Hospital. Comorbidities: mixed heart disease, obesity, renal and heart failure, diabetes.

Death 865: 70-year-old woman from Camenca district, hospitalized on August 8 at the Balti Clinical Hospital. Comorbidities: cancer, renal failure, hypertension.

Death 866: 83-year-old woman from Soroca district, hospitalized at Soroca District Hospital. Comorbidities: ischemic heart disease, hypertension.

Death 867: 76-year-old woman from Hincesti district, transferred on August 5 from Hincesti District Hospital to the Institute of Emergency Medicine (IMU). Comorbidities: hypertension, diabetes.

Death 868: 61-year-old woman from Comrat district, transferred on August 4 from Comrat District Hospital to IMU. Comorbidities: hypertension, mixed heart disease.

Death 869: 85-year-old woman from Chisinau, hospitalized on August 8 at IMU. Comorbidities: chronic kidney disease, hypertension.

Death 870: 58-year-old man from Falesti district, transferred on August 1 from Falesti District Hospital to IMU. Comorbidities: heart failure, hypertension, stroke.

Death 871: 69-year-old woman from Ialoveni district, hospitalized on August 2 at the “Sfinta Treime” Hospital. Comorbidities: cirrhosis of the liver, parenchymal jaundice.

Death 872: 64-year-old man from Causeni district, hospitalized on August 5 at Causeni District Hospital. Comorbidities: adult respiratory distress syndrome.

Death 873: 61-year-old man from Soroca district, hospitalized on August 7 at SCR. Comorbidities: obesity, hypertension, heart failure, stroke.

Death 874: 71-year-old woman from the Transnistrian region. Comorbidities: hypertension, post-infarction cardiosclerosis, obesity.

Death 875: 83-year-old woman from the Transnistrian region. Comorbidities: ischemic heart disease, mixed cardiomyopathy, obesity.

Death 876: 67-year-old man from Balti, hospitalized on June 29 at Balti Clinical Hospital. Comorbidities: diabetes, obesity, hypertension.

Death 877: Woman from Cimişlia district, transferred on July 30 from Cimişlia District Hospital to IMU. Comorbidities: diabetes, obesity, mixed heart disease.

Death 878: 81-year-old woman from Chisinau, hospitalized on August 7 at the Municipal Clinical Hospital “Sf Arhanghel Mihail”. Comorbidities: grade III hypertension.

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