In Kiev came the Hong Kong flu

В Киев пришел гонконгский грипп

Kiev covered gancarski flu

The incidence in the capital rose compared to the previous week to 6.2 percent.

Metropolitan municipality has declared the spread of the virus the Hong Kong flu in Kyiv, the press service of the KSCA.

“In Kiev was the overwhelming circulation of influenza A/Hong Kong/4801/2014 (H3N2) that was predicted in the epidemic season of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections 2016-2017”, — stated in the message.

It is also noted that the incidence of the population in the city increased compared to the previous week to 6.2 percent. All hospitalized 95 people, including 64 children.

The highest percentage of morbidity is registered among children in the age group 0 to 4 years (48.1 per cent).

As you know, in the 2016-2017 year is expected to three types of flu in Ukraine.

Also note that yesterday it was reported the first case of death from flu in Ukraine.