In Melitopol continues to grow, the number of cases of measles. Today, the diagnosis is already 20 melitopoltsy.
According to the head of Melitopol laboratory center MOH of Ukraine in the Zaporozhye area of the Roman Sklyarov, in Melitopol today the diagnosis of “measles” was made for twenty people. 90% of cases brought to the city from the Western regions of the country (Lviv, Truskavets Bukovel), the remaining infected were in contact with sick people.
The hospital infectious diseases hospital last week, was hospitalized six patients with measles – three adults and three children. They are all in a state of moderate severity.
Roman Sklyarov noted that to protect against measles is possible by means of vaccination. In Melitopol vaccination against this disease is for children and adults. First and foremost instill a risk group – those who were in contact with sick people.