In Ukraine increased the number of victims of the outbreak of intestinal infection

На Украине увеличилось число пострадавших от вспышки кишечной инфекции

The number of victims of outbreaks of acute intestinal infections in Ukraine increased to 109 people, most of them children, said Thursday the state service for food safety.

The state service of Ukraine on food safety November 22 reported that the outbreak of acute intestinal infection among the participants was recorded in Khmelnytskyi region, just sick 56 people, of which 48 were children.

“Among those who participated in the festival “pearl of the Kamenets”, which took place 19-21 November in the city of Kamenets-Podolsky, Khmelnitsky region, an outbreak of acute intestinal infections as of November 24, 2016 affected 109 people, including 94 children and 15 adults”, — stated in the message.

According to authorities, 46 people continue treatment in inpatient units in Ivano-Frankivsk, Kyiv, Odesa, Sumy, Mykolaiv oblasts and Kyiv. In the Khmelnitsky region held stationary treatment 14 people, including 11 children and three adults.