Date: 5 months ago   Category: Health

Near Kiev the boy has stepped on a dangerous subject and has got to resuscitation

In Kiev region have recorded a case of tetanus, the first since 2010, - a dangerous infection which often leads to death. Now in hospital in a serious condition there is a 11-year-old boy.

As have told in Department of health protection of Kiev region, the child - the resident of the Boryspil district, transfers Today.

"on August 28 the boy has stepped on a rusty nail. After the address to physicians and receiving medical care he has come back home. But on September 3 at the child spasms have begun, and urgently hospitalized him. His diagnosis - "tetanus classical in a severe form", - have reported in department.

say There that the condition of the boy still steadily heavy, forecasts isn't given. The main reason for a difficult course of disease call absence at the child of inoculations - parents have refused to vaccinate him.

Across Ukraine annually register only several cases of tetanus. And in Kiev region, according to the chief non-staff specialist on epidemiology of Department of health protection of KOGA Sergey Martynchuk, this case - first officially registered since 2010.

Tetanus - a dangerous infectious disease which affects nervous system and causes severe spasms of muscles often comes to an end letalno or disability.

"The causative agent of tetanus is in the external environment and can get to an organism at any injury of skin", - Martynchuk says.

the Main protection against a disease - vaccination. A tetanus inoculation - in the list obligatory.



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