Florida has declared a state of emergency in connection with the identification of cases of infection fever, zika

In four districts the U.S. state of Florida declared a state of emergency in the area of health in connection with the identification of 9 cases of infection fever, zika, reports Rosbalt.

The Governor of the state Rick Scott has signed a decree authorizing the Department of agriculture to conduct a special treatment against mosquitoes that may be carriers of the disease. In addition, the Department of health instructed to take all necessary measures in accordance with the requirements of local and Federal health authorities.

Florida officials believe that in all 9 cases in Florida people have become infected from those who have recently traveled to countries where the fever is now widespread.

As reported, fever zika is most dangerous for pregnant women, as it causes fetal microcephaly with potential severe brain damage. Similar cases were reported in Brazil.

Carriers of the virus zika are mosquitoes of the genus Aedes.

Cases of infection are registered in more than 20 countries, particularly in North American, South American and Asia-Pacific regions.

Previously, the who had recognized a virus threat on an international scale.

We will remind, Indian scientists have announced the creation of a vaccine against the virus, Zeke.




Florida has declared a state of emergency in connection with the identification of cases of infection fever, zika 04.02.2016

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