Virus A (H1N1) was identified in one in Bucharest. It is a woman of 30 years who returned on May 23 in New York and was interned at Matei Bals Institute.
On May 26, women were harvested samples Matei Bals Institute and these days is harvested samples and family members who were isolated in the same medical unit. Confirmation tests results were given by laboratory analysis of the Cantacuzino Institute.
“Analysis of women were sent to London. The alarm came into action”, announced Minister of Health, John Bazac, who said that Matei Bals Institute is prepared to cope with this case.
Ion Bazac announced that the woman was presented to the doctor Monday evening and that all persons with whom she came in contact, including other passengers of the New York trip – Bucharest will be subjected to an epidemiological survey.
“Women’s symptoms were beginning to cough and rhinorrhoea (leaking of the nose – no), and fever over 38 degrees. On May 26, were collected evidence, and today, after confirmation of infection with H1N1 virus, has been the isolation of the family, and three persons, father of the woman and the two children of his. The health of women is good. Today is the antiviral treatment, “said Bazac.
Minister of Health has given assurances that the Cantacuzino Institute will, within three months from the time that this strain is isolated, to produce the vaccine in Romania.
According to the minister, in the first month, Cantacuzino Institute will produce 2.5 million doses. “Fiolare capacity in Romania is much higher, which is why we have not questioned the conclusion of any contract with any other company. If we can produce the vaccine in Romania, so we have in Romania, Ion Bazac a touchdown.
Also, the minister Bazac held to clarify that, “if a pandemic will require, I will present the Government and we will take appropriate measures.”
Minister of Health has ensured that today “there are reasons for concern”. “In view of this, probably in the period immediately following the Cantacuzino Institute will produce the vaccine in normal, anti-flu, seasonal, and will immediately change the production capacity and line if you isolate the virus and if we can benefit new strain isolated“said John Bazac.
According to the minister, the specialist exameul reconfirmed were 1.37% of new cases.
Bazac warned however that once contacted the virus, the most important thing is to contact the Institute or the nearest hospitals or wards for infectious diseases. “That way we could have a more accurate reporting of the case, including trials, and we can take immediate measures of isolation if this is necessary,” said the minister, also say “the effects are very severe if the case is not presented in the emergency ward of a disease.Tags: swine flu, swine flu bucharest, swine flu romania