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Greece Confirms 362 New Coronavirus Cases on Monday, 8 Deaths

ATHENS — Greece confirmed 362 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 11 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) reported on Monday.

Greece has confirmed 421,266 infections from the start of the pandemic (daily change: +0.1 pct). In the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 68 infections are related to travel from abroad and 629 to other confirmed cases.

There are also 8 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 12,682. Of these, 95.2 pct had an underlying condition and/or were 70 years old.

A total of 215 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 67 years and 83.7 pct have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or more. Another 2,659 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

In addition, 39 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change of a +2.63 pct). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 50.

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