In 2020, China is called the unspoken homeland of the coronavirus infection, which affected the health of over 32 million people and killed more than 900 thousand people in different countries. Now it is reported that traces of another deadly disease – bubonic plague – have been found in the Celestial Empire.
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Symptoms of this ailment on September 26 were identified by doctors in one of the residents of the Chinese province of Yunnan, reports the Xinhua news agency. According to local authorities, a medical examination allowed doctors to identify minor symptoms of bubonic plague in a 3-year-old child living in Menghai County. The young patient is currently hospitalized and is undergoing appropriate treatment, doctors assess his condition as stable.
In addition, it is reported that after the discovery of traces of a dangerous disease in the specified Chinese region, all the necessary measures are being taken to prevent and prevent the spread of this disease, the authorities ordered to strengthen measures to monitor the health of citizens.
It is worth recalling that earlier in the same region, the corpses of rats were found, the circumstances of the death of which experts considered alarming, while it was not possible to find out the cause of death of the animals.