17 new cases of infection with coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recorded in the Republic of Azerbaijan, one person has died, Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told ONA.
Azerbaijani citizen born in 1951, suffered from Double pneumonia, third degree of breath shortness, chronic Cardiomyopathy, Diabetes, as well as the patient were operated placement of implant. The patient also tested positive for coronavirus.
Measures conducted regarding stabilization of health condition of the patient have not resulted. Currently, patient's family members and those, with whom the patient was in contact are being determined and quarantined.
Note that 163 active coronavirus infected people are kept under control of doctor at hospitals with special regime, condition of 23 of them is serious, while 17 of them is mediate serious, health condition of others is stable. Necessary measures, regarding their treatment are underway.