New victims of anthrax in Sakartvelo
At the territory of Sakartvelo, a new case of anthrax was identified. As reported by the GHN, a 27-year-old patient from Lagodekhi was delivered to the Tbilisi Infectious Disease Hospital with an ulcer on the right hand. He told doctors that he was going to send his cattle meat for sale, but after checking it was not taken.
The health status of the patients is estimated as moderate.
Recall, after a pause, in Sakartvelo there were detected new cases of anthrax infection. As reported by the GHN, this time this terrible disease was detected in a 45-year-old man from Kakheti region. According to local doctors, he was transferred to the infectious diseases hospital in Tbilisi. New patient is a butcher. Under assumptions of the doctors, he was infected with anthrax when he was cutting the meat. According to experts, at this stage the patient's state is regarded as stable.