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In Russia, for the day 8894 revealed new cases of infection with coronavirus. About this in his Telegram channel according to the operational headquarters for the fight against the spread of infection.
New cases detected in 84 Russian regions. Most of them in Moscow and Moscow region. Only in Russia revealed 326 448 cases of coronavirus in 85 regions. For the entire period recorded 3249 deaths, recovered 99 825 people.
As of may 21, in Russia for 24 hours was recorded 8926 new cases of infection with coronavirus. Then it was reported 317 554 cases in 85 regions from the beginning of the pandemic, and the number of cured patients increased to 92 681 people.
Previously, the infectious diseases specialist and vaccinologist Evgeny Timakov reported that the second wave of the epidemic of coronavirus in Russia is possible not earlier than the end of the summer.He said that currently the preconditions for the emergence of a sharp spike in the incidence no. However, he suggested that in Russia the second wave can come after when in other countries its peak will take place. “For example, in China the peak of the [second] wave will have approximately June. That is, theoretically, at the end of July — August can be a great rise in the incidence in our country”, — explained the expert.
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