Monday , June 27 2022

Hantavirus warns in Esquel: three dead


Last week, a 14-year-old young man and a worker from the borough of El Hoyo, 61, died.

In both three patients, all who are positive for hantaviruses, are hospitals in the Intensive Care Unit of that health center. There is a minor without mechanical, fixed ventilation, while an adult is carried out with mechanical ventilation but its parameters are stable, according to the report. The last one of the three interactive is in a critical condition and with a reserved forecast according to the report.

At the moment, at Zonal Esquel Hospital there are no patients in the insulation room, as well as the Epuyén Rural Hospital. El Maiten Rural Hospital continues "in the separate room 4 patients under observation derived from EpuyénThe part itself states that the condition of the epidemiological notice declared to the Esquel Programming Area has occurred to a sanitary warning during the last hours.

What is hantavirus?

Haratavirus is a severe severe virus disease, caused by Hanta virus. Field mice (mainly those that fly long) pass over to the people, eliminating the virus in the saliva, the cattle and urine.

How is it transferred?

  • Not breathe: This is the most frequent case. It occurs when we breathe in open or closed spaces (sheds, orchards, grasslands) where the infected wheat feces or urine releases the virus pollute and the environment.
  • Direct contact: By touching infected living or infected colonies, or viruses or urine of these rodents
  • Bites: When they are pulled by the coronary having been infected.

What are the symptoms?

Symptoms are similar to a flu-like condition: fever, muscle pain, stomach, headache, swallow, vomiting, and sometimes abdominal pain and diarrhea. After a few days there may be an exacerbated respiratory distress that produces what is known as a "cardiovascular cardiovascular syndrome", and this, although it is rare, can lead to death if not treat it in time.

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