In Berdyansk the Zaporozhye region recorded case of cholera. Reported Zaporozhye regional laboratory center of the Ministry of health.
According to information, the hospital asked the inhabitant of the Dnepropetrovsk area, the patient with acute gastroenterocolitis, who was on vacation in Berdyansk. He was in the hospital for a day, then refused treatment and went home.
Then taken from the patient samples selected Vibrio cholerae O1, Ogawa serovar, avirulent, non-toxigenic.
At his place of rest in Berdyansk surveyed 6 people who were in contact with him, the 10 swabs, 2 samples of drinking water, 1 wastewater sample.
Also investigated a sample of shrimp taken from a private individual on the beach No. 3, where the rest of the patient, 4 samples of sea water, 1 sample of waste water and urban sewage treatment plants to clean and 1 wastewater sample to the infectious diseases hospital treatment. However, the results of all the samples is negative, the cholera Vibrio was not detected.
Data about cholera passed by the place of permanent residence of the patient in Novomoskovsk Dnipropetrovsk region.
Berdyansk city Council has approved a plan of actions for localization and elimination of foci of cholera.