התושבים בישראל מדברים על ההקלות בהנחיות משרד הבריאות בצל התפשטות נגיף הקורונה בישראל
HMO-operated coronavirus testing facility
Photo: Nadav Abas
HMO-operated coronavirus testing facility

Israel's coronavirus fatalities up to 172, with 13,491 confirmed cases

The Health Ministry says the number of patients in serious condition has seen a 11% decline over the past 24 hours; the number of COVID-19 patients in need of ventilator support declines by 3.6%

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Published: 04.19.20, 21:29
As of Sunday evening, there are 13,491 confirmed coronavirus cases in Israel, while 172 people have succumbed to the disease, health officilas confirmed.
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  • Of that number, 146 are in serious condition, which represents an 11% decline over the past 24 hours, including 109 patients in need of ventilator support, a 3.6% decline.
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    התושבים בישראל מדברים על ההקלות בהנחיות משרד הבריאות בצל התפשטות נגיף הקורונה בישראל
    התושבים בישראל מדברים על ההקלות בהנחיות משרד הבריאות בצל התפשטות נגיף הקורונה בישראל
    HMO-operated coronavirus testing facility
    (Photo: Nadav Abas)
    At least 142 patients are in moderate condition, while 9,277 only display mild symptoms.
    Some 3,564 Israelis have recovered from the virus. The number of recoveries has now exceeded the number of new diagnoses for the third day in a row.
    There are currently 571 coronavirus patients receiving treatment in hospitals while 6,745 people are fighting the virus at home. Another 2,055 people are currently receiving treatment in specially designated hotels and 194 are awaiting a decision on whether they will be treated.
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    חיים לביא תושב בני ברק בן ה 60 שוחרר מבית חולים לאחרשהבריא מקורונה
    חיים לביא תושב בני ברק בן ה 60 שוחרר מבית חולים לאחרשהבריא מקורונה
    Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center in Bnei Brak
    (Photo: Nati Shohat for Flash 90)
    Eight more Israelis have succumbed to complications of COVID-19 since Saturday evening, bringing the country's coronavirus-related fatalities to 172.
    Among the latest victims is an 87-year-old woman who passed away at Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center in Bnei Brak. The hospital said she suffered from underlyinh health conditoions.
    Earlier, Israel recorded its youngest ever coronavirus fatality after a 29-year-old woman passed away from complications related to COVID-19. The woman suffered from a terminal illness and died at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in Jerusalem.

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