Two days in Kiev against measles had been vaccinated more than 2 thousand inhabitants

Only two days in the medical institutions subordinated to the Kyiv city state administration, vaccinated against measles 2223 Kiev, adults and children. This was announced by the Director of the Department of health Valentyna Ginzburg, the press service of the KSCA.

She said that now entered the daily work of the offices of vaccinations.

In KSCA also noted that measles vaccination in Ukraine is being used “Priorix” (a combined vaccine against measles, mumps and rubella, freeze-dried), produced in Belgium. Expiration date: until October 2018.

We will remind, in Kiev on the morning of January 12 received 74 emergency of reported cases of measles, including 57 children up to 17 years and 17 adults.

In the capital takes preventive and antiepidemic measures against measles. Children who have no vaccinations or proper medical certificate will not be admitted to classes in school and preschool educational institutions. Also in the capital temporarily suspended operation of the circus Kobzov because of the identified case of measles of an employee of the institution.