Today, the man was discharged from the hospital. The official called on all Italians not to lose heart.
In Italy, a 101-year-old resident was cured of the coronavirus, he was already discharged from the hospital home,
said the deputy mayor of the Italian city of Rimini, Gloria Lesu, writes on Thursday, March 26, EP.
Last week, the patient was hospitalized in the Rimini hospital with a positive coronavirus test.
“Mr. P. from Rimini was born in 1919, in the midst of another tragic world pandemic. He saw everything: hunger, pain, progress, crisis, and recovery. Having crossed the 100-year milestone, fate posed this new challenge, invisible and terrible at the same time “- said the deputy mayor.
According to her, on Thursday, March 26, it became known that the patient was discharged from the hospital and the family took him home.
“The hope for the future for all of us is in the body of a man who is over a hundred years old, while the sad chronicles of these weeks daily report a virus that especially affects older people. He did it. Mr. P. did it. He taught that even in 101, the future is not yet destined, “the official summed up.
In Iran, a 103-year-old woman was reportedly completely cured of coronavirus. The patient was discharged from the hospital on March 17.
Recall that in Italy, almost 700 new victims of COVID-19 per day. The total number of pandemic victims in the country is 7503.