A centenarian grandma was discharged from Covid Hospital in Partinico, a town near Palermo, on Wednesday, after defeating the virus.
Iolanda Neri, who was born during the Spanish flu and turned 100 in January, was hospitalised on April 18 for contracting coronavirus and spent 25 days in hospital. When her test came back negative, she was kept under observation with other patients for another... Еще fifteen days.
The elderly claimed to have lived in good health until the pandemic, adding that her lungs are doing well.
«A team made by several experts, such as pulmonologists, virologists, internists but also psychologists, allowed what you've seen to happen. A 100 years old person who's leaving in perfect health, smiling,» said doctor Enzo Provenzano, coordinator of Covid hospital in Partinico.
Italy remains one of the worst-hit countries by COVID-19 worldwide, with 222,104 confirmed cases and 31,106 deaths as of Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University.