It is clarified that “department specialists immediately began an epidemiological investigation, a set of necessary anti-epidemic measures was taken.”
“Disinfection was carried out in the citizen’s place of residence,” says the message.
The department added that the man was hospitalized in one of the medical institutions of the Moscow region.
“The situation is under the control of specialists,” Rospotrebnadzor said.
Earlier, two residents of the Tsivilsky district of Chuvashia were diagnosed with anthrax. Studies have found that infection occurred through contact with a slaughtered bull carcass. The head of the region, Oleg Nikolaev, said that the condition of infected citizens does not cause concern, they are under the supervision of doctors and receive appropriate treatment. In addition, some 130 people who had contact with the infected were taken under the supervision of doctors.