Unknown illness this week claimed the lives of 44 children in the state of Bihar in northern India. All with the mysterious illness had been hospitalized 76 children, some of them are on the mend.
Symptoms similar to encephalitis, but his agent has not yet been identified. Blood samples of patients sent to the laboratory for research in Pune.
Hospital in the capital district Muzafarpur where recorded outbreak of fatal disease, experts have visited the National Institute of Virology and the Ministry of Health in New Delhi. Thence specialists virologists to the village, where they were recorded deaths.
Finding the source of a mysterious infection, doctors are going to take the samples of blood for analysis in domestic animals. Some experts also call to check for bacteria lychee fruit.
The disease also spread to two other districts of Bihar — West Champaran and Gopalgadzh, RIA-Novosti reported with reference to the local media.