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India: 2018: India's largest ever outbreak of Zika in Rajasthan; Case reported from Gujarat, Cases confirmed in Madhya Pradesh

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  • #16
    Madhya Pradesh
    Madhya Pradesh / Jika fever death suspected patient, test report of 70 patients still pending in Niv Pune

    Dainik Bhaskar
    Nov 07, 2018, 02:16 AM
    Bhopal . The suspected patient of Zicha fever died in the city on Tuesday. The patient was being treated at a private hospital in the city. She was kept on ventilator for the last five days due to her condition worsening. From Monday night the patient's condition got worse. On Tuesday morning, he died during treatment.



    AIIMS was sent for patient's blood sample examination Here, NIV Pune Laboratory has been sent to verify the inquiry report. Report of 70 Blood samples of Zika Virus sent by the Health Department is pending in Niv Pune.
    So far 3 patients have been confirmed to come to Zika Positive in the city. Three suspected patients were being treated under the protocol guideline of Zika. In this one died of the patient, who is living in the Sarvasharma colony. While two patients are living in Gautam Nagar and Awadhpuri. Both of these patients have been discharged after treatment.



    After the confirmation of the positive patient of Zicha fever, after the confirmation of the Zicha fever 850 houses out of 31 thousand, 31 thousand houses have been examined in the Fever and larval surveys conducted in the 3 km radius of four tamarind areas. Of these, mosquito larvae has been found in 850 houses.

    This has been destroyed by the entry larva survey team. So far 565 pregnant women have been identified after the survey being carried out under Micro Plan prepared by Dr. P. Ravindran, Deputy Director General, National Vector Born Disease Control Program (NVBDCP) for the prevention of Zika virus.

    Those who are living in colonies located within the area of ​​my action plan. In addition, 320 people have been identified who have been found to be fever in fever survey. Out of this 10% blood samples will be taken. This sample collection will be done by 10 doctors team. After Diwali this sample collection will start.

    Health officials told that Jicha can have the most risk for pregnant women and the children having it. A plan to take blood sample for pregnant women is identified. Duty for doctors has been set up for this, which will go to door-to-door and check the patient's history.

    It is worth mentioning that 110 teams have been set up for fever and larvae surveys in the colonies which come under the radius of 3 km of the four tamarind areas of the city. The members of the team have to do a horror-to-door survey of 2 lakh 80 thousand families of 110 colony under 18 wards and 8 zones.



    Permission for awareness is necessary: ​​In view of the infection of Zika virus, the Health Department officers want to run awareness campaign in colonies. The chariot has to be run for awareness campaign. The loudspeaker is to be used in it. Since the Code of Ethics is engaged. Therefore, after getting the permission of the Election Commission, this chariot will be run.



    Three diseases from Aedes mosquitoes: Health director Dr BN Chauhan said that Jika, Dengue and Chikungunya Aedes are caused by mosquito bites. A mosquito is spreading three diseases. The symptoms of the three are similar. The possibility of death from Jika is very low. That's why the patient does not need to panic.
    https://www.bhaskar.com/mp/bhopal/ne...-01232394.html

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    • #17
      Second death in 7 days from Jika fever in Bhopal
      Dainik Bhaskar
      Nov 10, 2018, 05:20 AM IST
      Bhopal - second death in 7 days from jika fever in bhopal The 23-year-old girl from Ishwar Nagar area of ​​the city died on Thursday due to fever infection. Aishwarya's investigation report from AIIMS Bhopal came to Zika Positive on Wednesday. Within a week, this is the second death from Jika in Bhopal. Earlier, on November 5, a 20-year-old man from Kolar's Sarvashharma colony died from fever. On the other hand, 25 new suspected patients of Zika have been found in different areas of the city on Friday, all of them have been sent to Bhopal for blood sampling. Earlier, the report of three suspected patients has been positive, with the number of positive patients in Bhopal, Sehore and Vidisha increased from 32 to 35.

      Treatment of Jika is possible: NHM Dr BN Chauhan said that it is possible to treat Zika at the time of diagnosis of disease. Jika fever is cured by itself in 10 to 15 days.
      https://www.bhaskar.com/mp/bhopal/ne...0-3160867.html
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      • #18
        Zika virus kills two in Madhya Pradesh, 84 affected in state
        Two persons who tested positive for the Zika virus died over the past week, as the number of positive cases in Madhya Pradesh climbed to 84. State health department officials familiar with the matter, however, said on Saturday that the deaths were not because of the virus but other diseases.
        INDIA Updated: Nov 10, 2018 23:25 IST
        Shruti Tomar

        Hindustan Times, Bhopal

        Two persons who tested positive for the Zika virus died over the past week, as the number of positive cases in Madhya Pradesh climbed to 84. State health department officials familiar with the matter, however, said on Saturday that the deaths were not because of the virus but other diseases.

        Of the two deaths, the first was of a 21-year-old man on Tuesday night. The second was of a 19-year-old woman on Thursday, the officials said. But they refused to disclose where exactly the deaths had taken place to prevent the spread of panic.

        “The deaths were not due to Zika virus. A 21-year-old man died as he was suffering from Japanese encephalitis while a young woman died as she was infected with diabetes mellitus. It is incidental that they also tested positive for Zika virus,” said Dr Himanshu Jayswar, the official spokesperson for the department of health, Madhya Pradesh.
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        https://www.hindustantimes.com/india...Xb4lvBZZJ.html
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        • #19
          Madhya Pradesh
          Zika Virus: Patients increasing in the capital, not being diagnosed because examination kit is finished
          Posted On: November 10, 2018 5:42 pmIn: Bhopal
          Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, As the number of suspected patients of Zika Virus increased, the examination kit is finished in AIIMS Bhopal. Due to the end of this kit, the investigation was not done for nearly three days. In such, the samples of 50 patients were gathered in AIIMS.

          The samples were examined together on Wednesday after the arrival of the kit. Out of those, 40 patients have detected positive. However, the officers of the Health Department are not ready to say anything in this regard.

          On Thursday, samples of more than a dozen patients from Bhopal were sent for examination, pregnant women samples are also included in that.

          Separate survey of pregnant women will be done

          Zika Virus is more prone to pregnant women. Being affected by the virus, the head of the baby in the womb becomes small and may cause other brain diseases also. For this reason pregnant women are being surveyed separately. So far about 100 pregnant women have been surveyed. Out of that only 2 are suffering from fever.
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          https://www.centralchronicle.com/zik...-finished.html
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