ArmInfo. Yesterday, the first case of maternal mortality in 2020 was registered in Armenia.
According to the RA Ministry of Health, a 31-year-old woman 5 days after giving birth developed, according to a preliminary diagnosis, thromboembolia of pulmonary artery, as a result of which a woman in labor suddenly died. It is also indicated that the woman was previously diagnosed with coronavirus. <The ultimate cause of death will become clear after a forensic examination. To note, this is the first maternal death this year>, the statement said.
To recall, over the past day six cases of death were recorded when the patients with a confirmed coronavirus infection, died due to other diseases. The death of a 31-year-old woman in labor is also included in these statistics. Thus, the total number of such cases reached 39. In total, 7113 cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the republic, 3,145 people recovered, 87 died, 3842 patients receive actual treatment.