The Ministry of health decided to win COVID-19 in Russia statistics

Ministry of health released guidelines for the formulation of diagnoses related to the coronavirus. Just a list of 11 options of diagnoses, among which is suspected COVID-19, a positive test result and even a “carrier” of the virus. That’s just the past and raises questions — encode them to recommend that all infected without any symptoms.

— In case of detection of the virus in the absence of complaints, objective and additional information this state should be regarded as carriers of the virus and to encode the category Z22.8. Such cases in the statistics of morbidity and mortality are not included, the document says.