Another patient hospitalized in Tirana's Hospital for Infectious Diseases died today. The victim is a 43 year old from Kavaja. Another, however, a 61-year-old man from Tirana is in clinical death
The patient was intubated and subjected to assisted breathing for several hours, but despite the efforts of the doctors, he was unable to survive. The 43-year-old from Kavaja, apart from obesity, did not suffer from other diseases. In a media communication, the Ministry of Health expressed condolences to the families of the deceased and once again appeals to the citizens to strictly respect the rules of social distancing.
Last night, however, a 71-year-old person killed by coronavirus Kuçova died at the Infectious Diseases Hospital. Previously, the hospital "Shefqet Ndroqi" was under treatment, where he had been hospitalized. The 71-year-old, according to the ministry of health, suffered from a number of concomitant diseases, lung cancer, advanced disease, diabetes mellitus, arterial fibrillation and hypertension.
Previously two people had died. On March 11 a 73 year old woman from Durres and on March 18 a 66 year old from Lushnja
- A 73-year-old woman from Durres (link)
- A 66-year-old man from Lushnje (link)
- A 71-year-old man from Kuçova
- A 43-year-old man from Kavaja
A 61-year-old man from Tirana is in a condition of clinical death
Yesterday Albania had touched the highest number of infections with 13 new cases and a total of 89 infected. So far there are three healed people who should still respect a 14-day quarantine at home.
The ministry of health denies the death of the fifth patient. It is clinical death
The ministry of health corrects the death toll in Albania. The 61 year old from Tirana is in a condition of clinical death and the doctors are fighting to bring him back to life. The news released this morning spoke of 5 victims in total, however, so far there are 4.
The article was updated on March 23, at 11:40 am, to correctly reflect the current situation after the statements of the Ministry of Health.