5/10/2009 8:18:00 PM 5/10/2009 8:18:00 PM
CAIRO – Editor Masrawy – the Health Ministry said Sunday that he was detained on Saturday, 3 cases of a disease suspected of being infected by swine flu “virus 1 to 1.”
And Dr. Abdul Rahman Shahin, official spokesman of the Ministry of Health had been detained by armed carpenter Helwan governorate named Reza indispensable Boshra birth at the age of 23 years Bhmyat Helwan, as well as old Fatma Samir Ramadan Qaliubiya County Hospital issued July 23, in addition to a veterinarian, Najib Iskandar Jiryes 57 year of the Governorate of Cairo were detained Bhmyat Abbasiyah.
Shaheen said that the results of laboratory tests were all negative for the virus, the global epidemic, “said the 1 H 1,” pointing out that there is a difference between the statement and a case of suspicion, which followed a series of measures to ensure the safety of the person or animal disease and the existence of cases already In light of this confirms that there has been no case of swine flu in Egypt until the day that what happened is just a suspicion in some cases have been confirmed free of disease after the disclosure.
The spokesman added that the official hotline 105 may come from the first of May until the evening of Saturday, 24,894 of communication between the queries and complaints and reports of breeding in the deaths of birds and pigs, with reported cases rose to the emergency room of preventive ministry on the 3877 flu and swine flu and flu-like symptoms.
The official spokesman of the Ministry of Health to stringent quarantine measures in all outlets and ports, and ongoing coordination and periodic follow-up of the
Ministry of Health and all relevant ministries, ports, airports and border crossings to ensure the safety of all arrivals to Egypt as well as follow-up from the affected States for the duration of their presence in Egypt and to take all preventive measures to all land ports, sea and air, and the application of quarantine measures at all coming from infected countries.
To continue efforts to reduce the spread of the disease and raise the high state of alert in all the facilities and begin to emphasize the rehabilitation of workers in all areas of the implementation of the activities of the ministry to hold the front 29 a symposium on pandemic flu in the world of health departments in all governorates, attended by officials from all departments of all ministries and other public facilities in provinces and the work of 264 health departments in the symposium and 4600 at the level of villages and health units.
It also held training sessions to educate the crews of the aircraft company Egypt Air and the Ministry of civil aviation workers and employees in all areas of airports and ports, in addition to the work of a training program for 450 doctors in all provinces and a symposium on the global epidemic of health officials and doctors working with banks and tourist facilities.
Shaheen said that the confirmed cases so Alakhadd – also announced the World Health Organization – are in 29 countries around the world with total 4379, of whom 45 died in Mexico and 2 in the United States of America and the state and one in both Canada and Costa Rica, bringing the total death toll to 49 deaths case .
With the continued cases of suspected bird flu on Saturday only to the high state of 52 provinces of Cairo, Alexandria, Fayoum and Minya, Sohag, Qena and Aswan, Damietta, and the lake Qalubia Monoufia, East and West, Dakahlia, Kafr El-Sheikh, the New Valley, bringing the total of suspected cases of the disease since the entry of Egypt in 2006 to 72331 confirmed cases and depends on the situation of 68 of whom 26 died and 42 recovered cases.