In Ukraine cholera from Mariupol moved to Zaporozhye region

As of June 7 Vibrio cholerae was found in Zaporozhye, Melitopol and Berdyansk.

As reported in the Zaporozhye regional sanitary-epidemiological station in the area in 13 locations found choleriform cholerae.

According to the chief sanvracha region Anatoly Sevalneva, choleriform vibrio — is not Vibrio cholerae from a cholera infected person can not. Choleriform cholerae, the doctor said, only an indication of the conditions of cholera and other dangerous bacteria.

In addition, the regional sanitary station said that epidemiologists do not recommend to swim and fish in areas where identified choleriform cholerae.

"Choleriform cholerae — the indicator, and the more there holeopodobnyh vibrios in the territory, the more they indicate the possibility of the emergence of V. cholerae and other microbes", — said the chief medical officer of Zaporozhye region.

On June 1, in Mariupol, Donetsk region has 4 laboratory-confirmed cases of cholera. 14 people were hospitalized. Doctors said their condition improves.

Cholera symptoms — diarrhea, fever and vomiting — are similar to severe intestinal infection. Successful treatment in the event of timely access to doctors. Doing so can cause complications and even deaths.

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