Earlier, the former Prime Minister of Italy was hospitalized with COVID-19
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, hospitalized with coronavirus, was diagnosed with early stage bilateral pneumonia, the ANSA news agency reported on Friday.
Bilateral pneumonia affects both lungs and can make breathing difficult. This clinical picture is observed in many patients hospitalized with COVID-19.
Berlusconi, 83, went to a hospital in Milan “as a precaution” on Thursday night, two days after receiving a positive coronavirus test. But his condition is not severe, his party Forza Italia reported on Friday.