Although the government does not have accurate data, health authorities expect cases to increase in the next two weeks due to medical consultation of children showing symptoms of respiratory syncytial virus.
This is why parents have been asked to look at the symptoms that have been shown by children under the age of two, since the microorganism manifests itself – in the initial phase – as cold.
In this context, Luis Castillo, a health nurse, arrived yesterday in Emergency Hospital of Exquiel González Cortés, San Miguel Municipality, to publish the details of the national plan being implemented.
Authorities warned that the virus is "growing", so they hope to reach the healthcare area in the next fourteen days Many more cases of children with viral symptoms. We should expect a higher rate of consultation "he kept it.
Castillo acknowledged that the government had no official data, since the outbreak was in the initial stages. However, confirmed that the Aid Network is ready to receive the annual rate of hospitalization and consultationin primary, secondary and hospital care.
Hospital Director San Miguel, Inés Araneda, He urged parents with children younger than two years to be ready for symptoms such as "persistent fever and breathing difficulties".
In addition, Castillo has urged citizens to access primary health centers – such as Cesfam, SAPU or community health centers – so that children take their children – according to their severity – to hospitals.