In Nikolaev found the causative agent of cholera

В Николаеве обнаружили возбудитель холеры

In Nikolaev found cholera

No cases of the disease among the population is not fixed yet.

In Nikolaev in one of the river water samples detected the causative agent of cholera. All city and regional services were transferred to high alert, reports a press-service Nikolaev yeah.

“While conducting routine social-hygienic laboratory, water monitoring of open reservoirs for the presence of pathogens of international significance, namely the Vibrio flora, specific to a reference point in the vicinity of the pedestrian Ingulsky bridge (Mykolaiv city, Central district) of the samples from R. 07.08.2017 selected Vibrio cholerea O1 biovar Eltor Ogawa serovar. Culture confirmed the Odessa anti-plague Institute. Mechnikov”, – stated in the message.

In the regional administration reported that at present not recorded a single case of cholera among the population. Thus the Nikolaev regional infectious diseases hospital is fully equipped with necessary medicines in case of spread of the disease.

To prevent and prevent the possible spread of cases it is recommended to prohibit swimming and fishing in the waters of the rivers Ingul, the southern bug, the Dnieper-bug estuary, to take immediate measures on elimination of places of spontaneous trade in food products, especially fish.

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