In Switzerland confirmed the first death from coronavirus infection COVID-19. About it reports The Local.
In the last 24 hours in Switzerland registered two fatal cases from COVID-19, including child died.
The name and exact age of the infant was released to the public. It is reported that the child had contracted the coronavirus abroad. Whether the child has comorbidities, was also not misleading.
The death of the baby confirmed the head of the communicable diseases Federal office of public health Stefan Kuster.
Earlier in the USA more than 100 children found an inflammatory syndrome, which may be associated with COVID-19. It has killed five children.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to information of the American Johns Hopkins University, in the world of coronavirus has infected more than 58 million people, of which 361 thousand died, more than 2.44 million recovered.
In Switzerland 30 828 HIV infections, 28 300 – recovered, died 1919 people.