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An outbreak of intestinal infection in Kalinigrad, Russia

 Rediger
  Published: 24.03.14 Updated: 24.03.2014 10:57:40

As of 23 March 2014, Rospotrebnadzor in Kaliningrad oblast, Russia reported an outbreak of intestinal infection in the city of Kaliningrad. Thirty two people sought medical help at the hospital of infectious diseases after consumption of “shawarma” produced in local market.

Epidemiological investigation is ongoing; measures are taken to stop the outbreak.

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