Last Tuesday July 8 General Directorate of Ministry of Emergency Situations reported on the introduction of quarantine in a radius of 10 kilometers around the village Guards Pervomaisky district of Crimea.The reason for the introduction of quarantine proved to be a rabid stray cat, which, according to eyewitnesses, attacking people on a country road, according medportal.ru.
representative of the Ministry of Emergency Situations said that on 4 July by animal bites injured five people from the village Guards, in the area of which was recorded the incident.The same day, a sick animal has been destroyed, and the results of the examination have left no doubt that the cat was infected with the rabies virus.
Currently, all the victims are out-patient treatment at a local hospital, where they immediately called for help.Recall that the incubation period for rabies can last from one month to one year.
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In connection with the administration of Pervomayskaya diagnosed rabies quarantine restrictions were imposed in the village of Guards, and the surrounding area, the radius of which was 10 kilometers away.