In Kharkov the third in 2018, the case of malaria

В Харькове третий в 2018 году случай малярии

Since the beginning of 2018 in the Kharkiv region recorded three cases of malaria

In Kharkov regional clinical infectious diseases hospital with diagnosis of malaria were hospitalized man. He was in côte d’ivoire, before leaving in which individual prophylaxis are not conducted.

In Kharkiv on April 13 registered cases of malaria, a citizen of Ukraine, which from June 2017 to 6 January 2018 was in côte d’ivoire. This was reported by the Kharkiv regional laboratory center, reports on Tuesday, April 17, local edition SQ.

Noted that the patient from 6 April the temperature rose to 38 C, appeared headache, fever, and chills. Medical attention it was not addressed.

“I first sought medical help on April 13. Was hospitalized in the regional clinical infectious diseases hospital with a diagnosis of malaria. Previously, malaria was not sick, individual chemoprophylaxis before leaving not conducted”, – stated in the message.

It is noted that in the hearth at the residence of the patient carried out epidemiological investigation and the complex of anti-epidemic measures.

Reportedly, three months of 2018 in the Kharkiv region was already the third case of malaria. Among the diseased – two residents of the area who were in Africa.

Earlier it was reported that in the Kharkiv region recorded a case of malaria.

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