Was another death from the influenza virus “Singapore”

Зарегистрирована еще одна смерть от вируса гриппа «Сингапур»

In the period 4-10 February in Kirovohrad region behind medical aid concerning SARS turned 3928 inhabitants of the region, 68.2 per cent of them children. One person died from the flu.

This is reported by “Ukrainian news”.

Reportedly, only hospitalized for a week – 280.

The fatal case was registered in the regional center – Onward. Virusological confirmed influenza virus type A (H3N2) in Singapore. This is the third case of death in the region. Gender and age of the deceased were not disclosed.

Since the beginning of the season in the region registered 37 cases of influenza. All the sick have not been vaccinated against the flu.

In Kirovohrad region since the beginning of the epidemic season vaccinated against influenza 4073 people, including 24.5% of the child population.

Since the beginning of 2019, 5 people have died from flu in Ukraine.

We will remind, earlier it was reported, the Ministry of health of Ukraine does not exclude the growth in the number of deaths because of the flu.

As previously reported, the flu and acute respiratory viral infections in Kiev on quarantine closed 119 schools.