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Ivano-Frankivsk confirms fifth death from coronavirus

An outbreak was registered in a perinatal centre.

Ivano-Frankivsk confirms fifth death from coronavirus
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A 60-year-old woman from Kolomyya died in the Ivano-Frankivsk regional perinatal centre on 30 March, the local news website Kurs has reported, quoting the acting head of the regional state administration, Vitaliy Fedoriv.

She was there to undergo a gynecological surgery.

According to Fedoriv, four patients running high temperature tested negative for coronavirus.However, four employees of the centre tested positive. All of them were placed under self-isolation.

Another woman with coronavirus, originally from Bolekhiv, died after delivering a baby.

There have been 64 coronavirus cases, including five lethal ones, in Ivano-Frankivsk Region.

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