Six of Warga Bekasi Diduga Flu Burung By Republika Newsroom on Monday, February 16 2009 struck 16:01:00
West, was suspected of being infected by the virus avian influeza or bird flu. Currently, the sample of their blood diperiksakan to the Department’s laboratory of the Health. The head of the Pengendalian Field of the Illness and Lingkungan Dinas Kesehatan Sanitation of the Bekasi Regency Dr Rudi Ruhdiat, said results pemeriksan sempel the resident’s blood could be known two weeks more. The six residents were them who carried out contact was close to the poultry postif positive avian kind influenza H5N1. “They the owner and mengonsumsi the positive AI poultry,” said Rudi, on Monday (16/2).
The taking of the sample was carried out last Saturday (14/2), to 25 villagers Sukamulya. At that time only five people who were expected terjangkit. The taking of the sample was carried out because two the previous day, there were 42 chickens belonging to the resident died suddenly. Officially Kesehatan and the Peternakan Service that did rapid the test in the location of the incident stated poultries that died suddenly positive avian influenza. The poultry that died suddenly that not was destroyed, even was thrown away to the river current, and the rest were consumed because of not wanting to run at a loss.
The taking of the sample anxious carried out last on Saturday (14/2), to 25 villagers Sukamulya. At that time only five people who were expected terjangkit. The taking of the sample anxious carried out because two the previous day, there were 42 chickens belonging to the resident died suddenly. Officially Kesehatan and the Service Livestock Breeding that did rapid the test in the location of the incident stated poultries that died suddenly positive avian influenza. The poultry that died suddenly that the anxious note destroyed, even anxious thrown away to the river current, and the rest were consumed because of the note wanting to run at a loss.
Rudi said Ipin and the other resident terinfekasi the virus avian influenza (AI) the kind H5N1 through air. His spread happened through direct contact to the positive AI poultry, after inhaling the waste of the chicken, nasal mucus, and chicken blood that dried up. This virus then attacked the lungs, afterwards emerged the hot and feverish sign high. According to Rudi, the status suspek bird flu was to the six residents received from results of the test of the public health laboratory belonging to the Department of the Health, in Bandung. Officially Kesehatan of the Bekasi Regency also gave medicine tamiflu to Ipin, the newest patient suspek bird flu. His dose – 1/2 the tablet in a day, with the consumption period five days. The village head Sukamulya. Only, medicine tami flu that was distributed long stock, supplies since 2005 that the taking effect period ended this February.
Apart from Ipin, there was one family that mengonsumsi the chicken was infected by AI. Meraka was, Sri Rahayu, Jema, and Arni. When seeing his chicken was sick, immediately was cut off then then was cooked. The spread of bird flu was against the three residents expected through the sprinkling of chicken blood that dried up when being cut off. The other resident who took part in being infected was NY Ita, the mother from Ipin. Suspected of being infected through the waste of the chicken around his house. The other resident who currently in the supervision is the Father Ipin, Syahroni and Muhamad Daos, the sample of their blood was sent to the Department Kesehatan.C88/kpo