87 people catch measles in Kyiv over 24 hours

16:10, 15 January 2018

87 cases of measles have been registered in Kyiv as of the morning of January 15. According to State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection among the patients, there are 66 children under 17 years and 21 adults.

The biggest number of cases was registered among children aged from 5 to 9. According to emergency reports, 44 persons were hospitalized in-patient facilities, including 31 children. One adult was hospitalized in the intensive care unit.