Winter came full strength, along with the first confirmed cases of flu, Mother and her child were identified with the so-called. swine flu. Hundreds of thousands of people every year suffer from flu in our country, and for some of them the disease is fatal.
"Two days ago, the National Referral Laboratory showed the first cases of flu in Sofia. Last week, four times more influenza in the soybeans was proven in the EU," Prof. Todor Kantardjiev, director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases in "Hello Bulgaria".
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The characteristics of this are that the young are particularly sick. Studies have shown that influenza complications affect the lungs.
"In recent years, one of the complications of severe pneumonia in the flu is a systemic aspergillosis," explained prof. Kantardjievo.
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According to him, in almost every country people complain of coughing that lasts for months. However, these are other viruses that are characteristic of the fall. Winter viruses have not yet arrived. Those who have cough should be more cautious because they are more susceptible to flu.
Symptoms include fever, joint pain, headache and eye irritation from light, explained prof. Todor Kantardjiev. The flu develops quickly – for several hours.
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"Unlike all viral winter infections, it usually has a short incubation period – day, day, and half. One is infected for five to seven days," said the director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases.
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