No coronavirus infection has been detected on the territory of the republic. In addition, there is a stabilization of the situation with ARVI in groups up to 15 years, but there is an increase in cases older than 15 years. This was reported by the head of the Ministry of Health of Yakutia Elena Borisova.
Recall that 22 people consulted doctors at health facilities with signs of ARVI, they all arrived from China and Southeast Asia, where an outbreak of coronavirus infection was recorded, and where, according to the latest data, about 1700 people died. The residents of Yakutia were examined; it was confirmed the absence of a dangerous infection.
“Today, out of 22 people, seven are under medical supervision, and the rest have already been discharged. I remind you that all the results of medical tests are obtained and the absence of coronavirus is confirmed. Thus, the coronavirus is not registered in the republic,” said the Minister of Health of the republic Elena Borisova.
It should be said that last week, 12 Chinese citizens who arrived in the republic were placed at the temporary isolation point. Borisova noted that these citizens were tested for the presence of coronavirus infection and they will be monitored for 14 days.
Regarding the seasonal outbreak of ARVI and influenza in the republic, she reported the following: there is a decrease in the threshold in age groups up to 15 years, in this, a certain role was played by the introduced and extended quarantine in schools. But at the same time, there is an increase in the epidemiological threshold among people in the age group older than 15 years.