In Ukraine, the school EN masse to the quarantine: three epidemic threatening children

In two regional centers of Ukraine, Kyiv and Odessa, has announced a quarantine in schools through the high incidence of measles, influenza and SARS.

This is confirmed in a television broadcast, the head of Department of education of Lutsk city Council Zinovy Leshchenko.

“There is a pattern of increasing disease, not only measles, but some places already have the flu in quite such a difficult shape. Has SARS. Thus, we overreacted because to be honest, children in schools and kindergartens unvaccinated,” said he.

As you know, the luck of measles are sick for more than 200 students. Doctors suggest that the quarantine will not only stop the spread of the disease, but will also give parents time to be vaccinated. Now in the luck, closed all 27 schools. Possible end date of quarantine on January 21.

While in Odessa schools also imposed quarantine for a week. From 1 October 2018 to 6 January 2019 registered in Ukraine 439 2 032 people, patients with influenza and SARS. Now the epidemic threshold is exceeded in two regions: Kyiv (2.8%) and Zhytomyr (7%). In Ukraine the incidence of 17.6% less than the epidemic threshold.

Also, since the beginning of 2018 with measles are sick for more than 52 thousand Ukrainians. It is important to note that from the beginning of 2018 from complications of measles died on 16 people: 12 children and four adults.

See: What are the symptoms of measles and who is at risk – infectious disease physician Yury Zhigarev

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