People in some districts of Chaoyang, Beijing, diarrhea, infection of norovirus, water sample extraction

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People in some districts of Chaoyang, Beijing, diarrhea, infection of norovirus, water sample extraction

2019-08-07 00:33:18 606 ℃

On the evening of July 12, after receiving reports from the masses about the diarrhoea in some residents of the Zhugezhuang area in Chaoyang District, the district committee and district government attached great importance to it and quickly carried out related work in various departments and territories. The disease control department immediately organizes experts and professionals to conduct epidemiological investigations, sampling and analysis.

According to statistics, as of 20:00 on July 14th, 49 people who went to the hospital for treatment, 105 people who reported symptoms and did not see the doctor, and 105 anal swabs and specimens were collected. Of the 79 items, 52 were detected as Norovirus, and other specimens were still being tested. Judging from the investigation, there is norovirus infection.

Experts suggest that Norovirus infection is a common digestive tract infection, which is highly contagious. Common symptoms are diarrhea and vomiting. In order to further prevent and control the work, it is hoped that the symptomatic residents will go to the intestine clinic of a nearby hospital for medical treatment in time, and take a rest at home, and do a good job in personal hygiene and disinfection of the home environment. You can also call the Chaoyang District CDC hotline 87897681 to inquire about disease prevention knowledge. In addition, to prevent norovirus infection, in addition to washing hands frequently, but also pay attention to not eating cold food, do not drink raw water.

Next, the disease control department will further investigate the cause of the disease and continue case monitoring in the intestine clinic. At the same time, carry out health education knowledge promotion to prevent norovirus infection, and improve the self-protection and prevention ability of the masses. Intensify cooperation with localities, train community and property personnel to master prevention and control knowledge, and guide communities and property departments to disinfect public areas.

In response to the water quality questions raised by residents, the relevant investigation and verification work was carried out simultaneously, and water samples were taken at the site for testing. At the same time, experts are invited to conduct on-the-spot guidance, and relevant departments will conduct an investigation of all water supply networks and encrypt the frequency of detection.

Follow-up relevant information will be notified in a timely manner.

Editor-in-Chief: Deng Zhenjian