The number of patients is increasing

25 May 2018 22:08  102179683 0181369
The number of patients is increasing

 As reported by the Regional Health Center, the measles outbreak among students of the secondary school in the village of Chorna Tysa, Rakhiv district continues. As of May 25, 2018, the total number of ill students is 83. All have mild and moderate forms of the disease. One student is in the infectious disease department of the Rakhiv District Hospital.

According to the latest data on the village of Chorna Tysa, since the beginning of 2018, 118 cases of measles have been registered in the village, including 117 cases among children under 17.

Since the beginning of 2018, 2,400 cases of measles have been registered in the region, which 190.7 per 100 thousand people. 1,947 patients are children under 17 years old (81,1%) and 453 are adults (18,9%).

Medical and preventive measures are being taken.

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