Banteay Meanchey: Dr. Le Chansangvat, Director of the Banteay Meanchey Provincial Health Department, said on July 20, 2020: The case of people with health problems in the village. Kbal Koh and Poipet Village, Sangkat / Poipet City, where an outbreak occurred on July 19, a team of doctors visited the location and A total of 60 people, including 33 women and children, were sent to Poipet Referral Hospital by July 20 and were sent to hospital. 7 Poipet Referral Hospital (one adult and 6 children).
"We have not yet been able to determine the exact cause of the disease. We are waiting for the results of the blood test," he said. The Emergency Response Team and the National Program will continue to monitor and draw blood from one child and one elderly person with all six problems. To analyze at the National Laboratory, Ministry of Health, Phnom Penh.
According to the director of the OD office, the director of the health center hospital inspected the backs of houses, officials, authorities and people who have health problems. In Kbal Koh and Poipet villages, Poipet commune, on July 19, villagers had health problems such as fever over 38 degrees Celsius. Rash, itching, joint pain, sore throat and so on.
On July 20, 2020, Mr. Oum Rath, Provincial Governor, accompanied by Mr. Ngor Meng Chroun, Mayor, Sangkat Chief and Dr. Le Chansangvat, as well as the composition of health and The above doctors went to check the status of the outbreak.
It is noteworthy that the living environment is not hygienic in the area, people live in chaotic construction (border point and near the train station). Hygiene, living and eating.
Recommended by Mr. Oum Rath, Provincial Governor: Officials and working groups continue to educate health about living clean, hygienic, eating, hygiene around the house. Sleep under a mosquito net properly and have health problems, consult a doctor at a health center and hospital.
The provincial health department must continue to monitor and research to determine the type of disease as soon as possible.
Provide health education message and put Abet to kill water worms as a tiger mosquito shelter and to cooperate better with local authorities Intervene quickly and effectively to maintain the health of the people.