Kabul COVID patient survives despite serious underlying conditions
Afghan-Japanese hospital officials say a 56-year-old coronary patient was able to defeat coronavirus despite other illnesses including diabetes and high blood pressure.
Afghan voice agency (AVA)_According to the officials, the patient, who had coronavirus and had reached the stage of “ARDS”, a “dangerous type of #respiratory_problem”, recovered completely and was discharged from the hospital after a month and a half.
To thank the staff and doctors the relatives of the patient celebrated by taking cakes and sweets to the doctors.
The Afghan-Japanese Hospital is one of the busiest hospitals in Kabul, which diagnoses and treats COVID-19 patients.
Currently, the number of #COVID-19_patients in the country has reached 52,909, while 2,230 patients have died, but another 42,405 patients have recovered, according to the #health_ministry.