Barzilai Hospital: COVID Not Cause of Death of 6-Year-Old

YERUSHALAYIM -
The Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon.

The Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon said on Tuesday that the six-year old boy who passed away on Monday shortly after recovering from COVID-19 did not die as a result of a post COVID complication.

The child was brought to hospital after he was found unconscious by his parents. He had been suffering from a high fever and respiratory difficulties for a number of days.

His sisters, who had also been infected by the virus, were still being treated in hospital.