Wednesday , January 19 2022

For institutions, the outbreak will change forever when the hantavirus approaches


"So far, it has been considered the only means of transmitting disease to the inhalation of viral particles from stools, urine or saliva of infected rodents".he explained.

The classic painting, which was used as an example, was a mountain rider who entered the barn to look for firewood, and climbed to the mouse's faeces, spreading the "spray" with particles that the victim sucked and once in the body. caused the disease.

Of the 23 "species" of hantaviruses that exist throughout the world, Andi is apparently the only one that can be transferred from person to person when it reaches the human body carried by a "collagen" mouse, a typical Cordillera. Andean and Patagonian countries on both sides of Argentina and Chile.

"So far, the environmental form has been considered the most common reason for transmission and interpersonal transmission was a hypothesis, but sending this person (Epuyén outbreak) will be accompanied by a person's embarkation protocols at the national level," the official said.

In turn, the North West Chubut, Jorge Elias, Head of Software Health added that "400 rodent mapping measures were taken, traps were placed, and only 21 animals were caught, of which only six were long. Transmission species."

"That's why we say that this outbreak has an absolutely different situation, and that is interpersonal spread," explained Elias.

As it is a non-vaccine or protective remedy to cure it, the judge at Esquel, Martín Zacchino, imposed compulsory isolation to prevent viral circulation reaching tens of Epuyén inhabitants and settlements. close at home only to reduce the transmission chain.

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