Eleven adolescents, pupils of the Agricultural College
from White Stone, were diagnosed by the flu H1N1 (pig flu). In accordance with the General office of the Health of the State (Sesa), the outbreak of the disease would be concentrated in the agricultural school. In the place, material was collected for examination in 91 persons who were notified by suspicion of the illness. However, examinations carried out in the Central Laboratory of Public Health (Lacen), it confirmed only 11 cases. The patients confirmed with the illness are being accompanied and monitored by the vigilance epidemiológicas of the state Health and of the General office of Municipal Health from White Stone. Authorities of health of the local authority communicated that the suspicion is of that the transmission will have taken place through a person of the city who had contact with a patient infected by the virus in Sao Paulo. The General office of the Health of the State informs that it already released the medication indicated for the treatment of the patients from White Stone.
Professionals of health of the city and the population were orientated so that they are you alert for the symptoms of the flu H1N1. The symptoms of the pig flu are a fever, confusion or lack of attention, dizzinesses, nasal secretion, pain in the chest or stomach and respiratory difficulty. Of agreementhttp://www.opovo.com.br/app/opovo/radar ... anca.shtml