The attention of the virus in the mall? A measles epidemic was recorded in Samara – Samara News –


In Samara clinics, there have been announcements on the prevalence of measles. Presumably, all the infected ones were connected by the fact that they visited large shopping centers. Interested residents have requested answers from the Ministry of Health of the Samara region.

– In Samara, register five cases of measles. All patients are isolated and hospitalized. There are no lethal cases. To prevent the spread of the disease, we have taken all the necessary measures. The situation is under the control of the Rospotrebnadzor administration of the Samara region and the ministry, officials said.

At the same time, a direct link between visiting malls and measles infection in the Ministry of Health has not been confirmed. However, residents were advised to limit participation in mass events and monitor their health.

Symptoms – cough, runny nose, conjunctivitis, temperature of 38 degrees and above, a rash rash. When they occur, you need to contact the polyclinics immediately, working seven days a week.

– According to information from medical organizations, the absolute majority of residents of the Samara region are vaccinated against measles. Citizens who are not vaccinated against this type of disease are advised to contact the local polyclinic for vaccination, the Ministry of Health said.


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