Increased the number of poisoned children in Kupyansk
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As of 16 Feb 13 registered cases of the disease among students in Kupyansk.
The number of cases of children in the city Kupyansk Kharkiv region has increased from nine to 13. This was told in Kharkiv laboratory center .
“As of 16 Feb 13 registered cases of the disease among the pupils of secondary school №1 of the city of Kupyansk. A preliminary diagnosis of acute gastroenterocolitis of medium gravity”, – noted in the centre.
Nine children were hospitalized in the infectious Department of the Kupyansk city hospital, they receive the appropriate treatment. Four children are treated on an outpatient basis.
“Continued study of the material from the sick kids and people that have been in contact with them, as well as food, water, washings from objects of environment. Anti-epidemic activities at school No. 1 held”, – added in the center.
As previously reported , on February 16 the Prosecutor’s office opened criminal proceedings on the fact of mass poisoning of pupils of a local school due to non-execution of duties on protection of life and health of children. 14 and 15 February in the children’s infectious Department of the Kupyansk hospital No. 2 with acute enterocolitis, and intestinal infection delivered 9 pupils of school №1 at the age of 7-14 years. It is established that all they ate in the school cafeteria. An investigation is ongoing. It is also being tested in relation to doctors who are not informed the police about the fact of mass poisoning of children. In other schools, Yang situation normal.