At least 100 doctors have died from coronavirus in Italy, Italy’s FNOMCeO health association said Thursday.
“The number of doctors who have died because of COVID-19 is 100,” FNOMCeO spokesman told Agence France-Presse (AFP).
Italian media reports estimate that 30 nurses and nursing assistants have also died of COVID-19. A total of 13 522 doctors have diagnosed with COVID-19 worldwide.
Italy now has the highest number of deaths from the novel virus in the world.