The increase in the incidence of SARS and influenza will occur in most regions of Russia in December and February. The epidemic situation in the country is stable in November.
It is reported by TASS with reference to a senior researcher at the Research Institute on Influenza (Igor Nikonorov).
According to doctors, some incidence increases in the fall were, but were not associated with influenza, but with other respiratory diseases. Possible increase in incidence in December, and then also in late January-February.
In 2010-2019, the same flu strains are expected last year, but with slight changes. The traditional decline in the incidence of viral infections is expected for school holidays and holidays ".
So far, the incidence of influenza is below the epidemic threshold of almost 20%.