Saturday , June 12 2021

Confirmed the fifth case of hantavirus in the province of Buenos Aires

The Ministry of Health of Buenos Aires reported that there are five cases of hantavirus detected so far in the province of Buenos Aires, because this Thursday it was learned that a man was hospitalized in the city of Berisso.

He is a 40-year-old man who was hospitalized at San Martin de La Plata Hospital, according to the health secretary of the provincial capital, Germán Niedfeld.

The neighbor entered the medical center with symptoms of cardiopulmonary syndrome and then it was confirmed that it was a case of hantavirus and that it occurred by direct contact with the long-tailed rat.

The new case in the province of Buenos Aires is added to those registered in San Pedro, Zárate, Navarro and Lomas de Zamora.

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