In Ukraine, recorded the first death from SARS

В Украине зафиксировали первую смерть от ОРВИ

In Ukraine for a week with flu and SARS are sick more than 195 thousand people

The Ministry of health of Ukraine reported about the first in this season (autumn/winter 2018) fatal case of rhinovirus infection.

In Ukraine the doctors recorded the first fatal case of rhinovirus infections in this season (autumn/winter 2018). About it reported in a press-service of the Ministry of health on Wednesday, 5 December.

“One person died as a result of rhinovirus infection, deaths from flu were not registered”, – stated in the message.

Only from 26 November to 2 December influenza and SARS in the country got more than 195 thousand people. Compared with the previous week incidence among adults and children up to 17 years increased by 12.5% and 8.5%, respectively.

“The incidence of approaching the epidemic threshold. It’s time to get vaccinated to get protection from the flu. It has already made more than 117 thousand Ukrainians”, – said in the Ministry.

We will remind, on November 21 in Ukraine, recorded the first confirmed case of the flu. The head of the Ministry of health Suprun advised what to do when the first symptoms of influenza.


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