Winter came in full force and with him the first confirmed cases of influenza. The mother and her son identified with the calls. swine flu Hundreds of thousands every year in our country suffer from flu, and for some of them the disease is fatal.
"Two days ago, the National Reference Laboratory demonstrated the first cases of flu in Sofia. For the last week in the EU, it proved four times more flu than this tension," explained Prof. Todor Kantardjiev, director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases in "Hello Bulgaria".
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The characteristic of this is that young people are particularly ill. Studies have shown that the complication of the flu affects the lungs.
"In recent years, one of the complications of severe pneumonia in the flu is systemic aspergillosis," explained Prof. Kantardjiev.
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According to him, almost all peasants complain of a cough that lasts for months. However, these are other typical autumn viruses. Winter viruses have not yet arrived. Those who have a cough should be more careful because they are more susceptible to flu.
Symptoms are fever, joint pain, headaches and eye irritation of light, explained Professor Todor Kantardjiev. The flu develops quickly – in a few hours.
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"He, unlike all viral infections in winter, tends to have a short incubation period – day, day and a half. One is infected for five to seven days," said the director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases.
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