An outbreak of hepatitis in Mykolaiv: the number of cases increased to 62

Вспышка гепатита в Николаеве: число заболевших увеличилось до 62

In Nikolaev there is a growing number of people who became ill with hepatitis A

Laboratory diagnosis was confirmed in 24 people.

In Nikolaev there is a growing number of people who became ill with hepatitis A. On Tuesday, January 9, the press center of city Council of Nikolaev.

It is noted that as of 9 January in the city has already established 62 cases of viral hepatitis A.

Laboratory diagnosis was confirmed in 24 people, including 3 children. It turned out that all persons who fell ill had used water from doochischennaya points spill.

“The results of laboratory tests, PCR in 4 samples of water discovered DNA adenovirus, 2 samples of DNA of adeno – and rotaviruses RNA and in 1 sample the detected RNA of rotavirus,” said the Agency.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that in Nikolaev was 37 cases of hepatitis A. the Police opened a criminal case on the fact of mass infection.

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