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Coronavirus Cases in Greece Reach 2,632, with 2 New Deaths in Last 24hrs

ATHENS – The Health Ministry’s coronavirus spokesman and infectious diseases professor Sotiris Tsiodras on Monday evening announced 6 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Greece in the last 24 hours, and 2 new deaths.

The Covid-19 infections total in Greece stands at 2,632.

Fatalities stand at 146 since the start of the outbreak; 39 of them were women. Of the 146, a 93.2 pct had underlying health issues and/or their average age was 70 years or more. The average age of all the deceased was 75 years of age.

Some 35 patients are being treated in Intensive Care Units with an average age of 67 years. A total of 23 pct are women. A 91.4 pct of ICU patients have underlying health issues and/or are over 70 years of age. Another 81 people have so far been discharged from ICUs.

Some 80,951 Covid-19 diagnostic tests have been carried out in Greece since the start of the outbreak.

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