today in Moscow. In General 100 thousand people accounted for almost 5.7 thousand studies on coronavirus infection. According to this indicator, Moscow is the absolute leader among cities in the world. Every day tests for COVID-19 hand over more 25 thousand persons. They’re held in Federal, private and municipal laboratories.

coronavirus infection testing of patients with pneumonia and all who live with those who have confirmed COVID-19. Also in Moscow, the biomaterial for the presence of coronavirus taken from people with symptoms of SARS. In addition, the city hosts the screening of employees who are in contact with residents, medical and social workers, police, housing and communal services and transport sphere.

Physicians who treat patients with mers are regularly tested for COVID-19

To define coronavirus infection are molecular genetic tests. Samples taken a swab from the nose and oropharynx, the doctor may run other tests. Positive samples from urban laboratories can be verified with the Federal laboratories (the center of hygiene and epidemiology, which is located in the Earl’s lane, anti-plague center in the street Musorgsky).

Special tests after treatment to determine whether the person recovered completely or not. At discharge all patients who need to stay under surveillance get recommendations.

to Learn more about the prevention of coronavirus and methods of combating the disease is possible by phone of hot line:(daily from 08:00 to 21:00), as well as in special projects