More cases of measles were recorded in Uzhgorod

According to the Ukrainian national news agency, by the decision of the anti-epidemic commission of the Uzhhorod City Council, the kindergarten number 6 will be closed from tomorrow, March 16 to April 6. The reason for this decision was the spread of measles.

"Since Monday, March 12, 6 children in this kindergarten have been diagnosed with measles, 5 of them were not vaccinated against this disease. Among the students of other kindergartens and schools, until now, only isolated cases of measles have been detected", – Uzhgorod City Council reported.

In total, since the beginning of this year, 228 cases of measles have been registered in Uzhgorod. The highest incidence is among children 1 to 4 years old (32.4%), twice less – among 5-9 year olds, 12.3% – children under one year old, 11% – 10 to 14 years old, 3.5% – 15 to 17 years old.

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