55 adults and 22 children have been hospitalized on suspicion of hepatitis A infection in Mykolayiv, and the diagnosis was confirmed for 38 adults and 17 children respectively, according to the website of healthcare of Mykolayiv regional administration.
The administration notes that the situation is under control.
Previously it was informed that 72 people were hospitalized on suspicion of hepatitis A infection in Mykolayiv. The Ministry of Health informed that it was a hepatitis A outbreak, but not an epidemic. According to preliminary information, the infection was found in drinking water, which is now being checked.