A case of the deadly Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever was registered last week in Bulgaria. This was announced by the Ministry of Health. The dangerous disease is caused by a tick bite.
Initially, a high temperature develops with chills and muscle aches. Patients also usually experience nausea and vomiting. Subsequently, some develop the typical Crimean fever bleeding – from the gums, stomach, intestines.
Crimean fever is contagious and is transmitted by blood. If medical attention is not sought, the outcome is fatal.
For the period from June 8 to 14 in the country there was a serious increase in the number of people admitted …read more