Caixin
May 12, 2022 08:55 PM
CHINA

Shanghai’s Covid Hospitals Struggle to Handle Patients With Other Serious Illnesses

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Nearly a week after being placed at a makeshift Covid hospital in Shanghai, Xiaonan’s mother, an advanced lung cancer patient, got the news that she had been granted admission to a hospital for cancer treatment.

Due to Covid restrictions, the woman’s scheduled chemotherapy course had been postponed for almost a month, leaving her with a heavy cough and mobility issues.

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