The number of measles cases in Moldova is approaching 300
The orange level of danger continues to operate throughout the country, due to the risk of measles infection. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Health of Moldova.
In the first ten days of September, five cases were registered, and seven more are in the process of confirmation. On September 10, three more cases of suspected measles, two in Tiraspol and one in Chisinau were identified.
In total, 281 cases were registered in 2018, including: Chadyr-Lunga-147, Vulcanesti-34, Ungheni-20, Taraclia-12, Cahul-10, Cantemir-eight cases, Ocnita-seven, Nisporeni-four, Hincesti and Chisinau by one confirmed case, reports Newsmaker.md with reference to the department.
Recall, according to the World Health Organization, the number of cases of measles in Europe in 2018 reached a record level in ten years. Most of all cases were registered in Ukraine - more than 23 thousand.
Date: 11:39 11/09/2018