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The number of cases of measles has increased in Yakutia

The number of cases of measles has increased in Yakutia
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The number of cases of measles in Yakutia increased to 21 people. This was reported in the regional office of Rospotrebnadzor. Of these, 19 adults and two children under the age of 17. All of them are either not vaccinated against the virus, or vaccinated with violations of the immunization schedule.

According to the press service of the department, 16 people continue to receive treatment, five people recovered and were discharged from the hospital. Specialists are now identifying the source of infection and continuing to monitor the contact group.

The number of those who, in one way or another, contacted with patients reached 4,6 thousand people, of which 1,7 thousand are children. Doctors urgently vaccinate, at the moment, 645 people have been vaccinated. At the end of last week in the republic was recorded measles outbreak. Medical facilities have prepared for the mass admission of patients.

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