NewsWorldTwo cases of Crimean-Congo fever detected in the Leon...

Two cases of Crimean-Congo fever detected in the Leon region of El Bierzo – El HuffPost


Two cases of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (FHCC) have been confirmed last July in two men residing in the Leon region of El Bierzo, according to a report published on the website of the Ministry of Health and prepared by the Center Coordination of Health Alerts and Emergencies. According to the report, the first diagnostic case was that of a 49-year-old hunter with a history of tick bites of the Hyalomma variety, which transmits the disease, who began to feel symptoms in the past July 12 and that at the moment he is in a stable situation after being admitted to a hospital in the Basque Country. The second case, which has now been made known, is that of another 51-year-old man, who was retrospectively diagnosed on July, after having died on June 19 of an unknown cause with suspected poisoning by sulfur compounds. After death and after performing various tests, it was determined that he had died p or Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fevers. The CCHF virus is mainly transmitted by ticks of the Hyalomma genus and person-to-person transmission can also occur through contact with the blood or secretions of a sick person. Health Alerts and Emergencies also points out that studies have been carried out on ticks and wild and domestic animals to find out the extent of circulation, having been detected in large areas of Castilla y León, Castilla-La Mancha, Extremadura, and Andalucía. recently in animal serology studies carried out in Galicia and Catalonia. The province of León and in particular the Bierzo region was considered low risk, given the low presence of Hyalomma and the low prevalence of antibodies against the virus in wild animals and domestic in the serological studies carried out, in which it was around 1-2%. 10 cases until 2021 In Spain until and l 2021, only 10 cases had been detected and the detection of these two new ones grouped over time and in a specific geographic area considered low risk, where another case had also been detected in 2021, justifies the rapid risk assessment carried out by the Center Coordination of Health Alerts and Emergencies. On the other hand, the Center has requested to intensify public health measures in areas with the presence of the virus, especially in the area where cases have recently been detected, emphasizing recommendations to the population for prevention and management of tick bites, active and passive surveillance of cases, and entomological study and virus circulation in animals and humans. YOU MAY ALSO BE INTERESTED


  1. Download makko – Leb es oder lass es 2 Album Mp3 Zip 2021-12-17
    Download Hanson – Against the World Album Mp3 Zip 2021-11-05
    Download Brian Setzer – Gotta Have The Rumble Album Mp3 Zip 2021-08-27
    Download DEVORA – Outlaw – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2021-06-25
    Download Magnolia Park – Dream Eater – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2021-03-19
    Download JORDY – Long Distance – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2021-02-18
    Download BoA – BETTER – The 10th Album Album Mp3 Zip 2020-12-01
    Download Space Surimi – Starfish Troopers Album Mp3 Zip 2020-11-20
    Download Shay Lia – Solaris – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2020-09-25
    Download Various Artists – Go Ahead (Original TV Soundtrack) Album Mp3 Zip 2020-08-11
    Download Havukruunu – Uinuos Syömein Sota Album Mp3 Zip 2020-07-17
    Download Capella Grey – The QuaranTape Vibe 1. Album Mp3 Zip 2020-04-17
    Download Tayc – NYXIA : Tome III Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download KAYTRANADA – BUBBA Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download K.Maro – Demain c’est loin Le Best-Of Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download VACÍO – 88 Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download The Three Tremors – The Solo Versions Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download VACÍO – 88 Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Dolosse – Apes and Their Image Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Various Artists – Dansband – Oförglömliga Klassiker Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Steelfeather – Steelfeather – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Please Wait, Ta-ku & matt mcwaters – Black & White – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Fuerza Regida – Pisteando Con la Regida Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Lil Poppa – Almost Normal Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13
    Download Moonshine – SMS for Location, Vol. 3 Album Mp3 Zip 2019-12-13

Comments are closed.

Latest news

Malinovskyi at OM, his wife drops a big clue

OM already have 10 recruits, and Pablo Longoria is still on fire. The Marseille president intends to take...

One bitcoin will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Selected cryptocurrencies will go with it, claims the head of the crypto firm –...

For the first time, the European Union has included cryptoassets, issuers and service providers of cryptoassets in a regulatory...

Stromboli Volcanological Guides: “Protect the territory immediately”

"The storm of 12 August that hit Stromboli took on a dramatic dimension due to a known and avoidable...

Tobacco and alcohol lead the causes of cancer in the world – Le Figaro

Tobacco is by far the main element having favored cancer (33.9%), followed by alcohol (7.4%), according to the conclusions...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you