In the resort town of Berdyansk, Zaporozhye region, physicians recorded cases of cholera.
It happened in late August. However, this was reported in the Zaporozhye regional laboratory center of the Ministry of health just now.
It said, to the hospital complaining of stomach pain asked the man who came to stay in Dnipropetrovsk oblast. The patient was in the hospital for a day, then refused treatment and went home in Novomoskovsk. And only later doctors in his analysis found Vibrio cholerae.
Information about a patient man immediately handed over the permanent place of residence. And in the resort town held an urgent inspection. Examined the people with whom contact was sick, and also took samples of sea, sewage and drinking water. However, cholera vibrios in the samples was found. Therefore, laboratory specialists soothe: fixed infection could trigger an outbreak.
In cases where the disease causes natochenny Vibrio cholerae, as have occurred, it may be isolated cases. Or, if you say, used the same shrimp a few people, or bathed in the water, falernum infected with Vibrio, can get 3-4 people, but no more. Diseases caused by Vibrio cholerne netoxygen, do not tend to spread,
– explained the head of the Department of dangerous infections laboratory centre Alla Tsygankov.
Video: review of the doctor on the cases of cholera in Berdyansk
What is the danger of cholera? Cholera is an acute intestinal infection caused by Vibrio cholerne. Considered one of the most dangerous diseases you can get when a large number of people in a short period of time. The consequences can be fatal. The symptoms of cholera develop severe diarrhea that is accompanied by significant violations of water-ion exchange, severe dehydration, disorders of hemodynamics. You can become infected through contaminated water, contact with patients with cholera person and his belongings, as well as through food – oysters, mussels, shrimp, dairy products, fruits, fish and meat dishes that did not undergo adequate heat treatment.
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