In the Rostov region, all patients with a clinic of acute intestinal infections are examined for cholera, the regional Rospotrebnadzor reports. To date, patients and vibriocarriers have not been identified.
Now in our region, activities are underway to study the water of surface reservoirs for the presence of vibrioflora. Since April 18, 516 samples have been taken, pathogenic cholera vibrios were not found in them.
Recall that in the Rostov region strengthened measures for the prevention of cholera. In particular, water samples are regularly taken from open sources and centralized drinking water supply systems.
When symptoms of an intestinal infection appear, Rospotrebnadzor specialists urge Don residents not to self-medicate, but to immediately seek medical help.