Situation with tick-borne encephalitis in Republic of Komi
Published: 15.05.12 Updated: 15.05.2012 14:55:16
Since the begigning of the monitoring this year there were 118 people (of these 25 children) bitten by ticks. Victims of tick bites recieved specific prophylaxis. In 2012 4,102 people (of these 213 children) recieved vaccine against tick borne encephalitis.
Thirty two ticks were laboratory tested, an antigen against TBE virus was detected in one of tested ticks.