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A patient in La Paz, Bolivia recovered from coronavirus is connected to a machine to separate the blood into its various components. Global cases rose by 292,000 on Friday.




A patient in La Paz, Bolivia, recovered from coronavirus is connected to a machine to separate the blood into its various components. Global cases rose by 292,000 on Friday.
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