Brazil reported two cases of transfusion transmitted Zika virus case – Beijing-visualboyadvance

Brazil reported two cases of transmission of blood borne virus by blood transfusion – China new net 5 January February, according to foreign media reports, Brazil 4 reported two cases of transfusion transmitted virus cases of cards, which makes the virus further aggravate the concern. Brazil State University of Campinas blood center director Marcelo Addas Carvalho said that a gene detection, in March 2015 from a Zika virus infection of blood transfusion in man infected with the virus, but the man did not appear symptoms. Another man who was wounded by gunshot was also infected with the virus, the man who had received multiple transfusions, in April 2015, who received blood donated by a Carvalho virus. Carvalho said the infection may have been caused by blood transfusions, but no genetic tests have been done to confirm the infection. He said the infection was unlikely to be caused by a mosquito bite, because the patient stayed in the hospital intensive care unit for three months. Health officials and Carvalho said the patient died of gunshot wounds later, not infected with the virus. Carvalho tried to weaken the threat of blood transfusion that might be infected with the virus, calling it a very rare form of transmission, not one of the main causes of the epidemic. In general, the government and society should focus on mosquito eradication, and mosquitoes are the main route of transmission." He said.

巴西报告两例经输血传播寨卡病毒的病例-中新网   中新网2月5日电 据外媒报道,巴西4日报告了两例经输血传播寨卡病毒的病例,这令对该病毒的担忧进一步加重。   巴西坎皮纳斯州立大学血液中心主任Marcelo Addas Carvalho称,基因检测证实,一名在2015年3月从一位寨卡病毒感染者接受输血的男子感染了该病毒,不过该男子没有出现症状。   Carvalho还称,另一名受枪伤的男子也感染寨卡病毒,该男子此前接受过多次输血,其中在2015年4月接受过一名寨卡病毒感染者捐献的血液。   Carvalho称,这例感染可能是由输血导致,但尚未进行基因测试予以证实。他还称,这例感染不太可能是由蚊子叮咬导致,因为患者在医院重症监护室住了三个月。   卫生官员及Carvalho称,这名患者后来因枪伤不治死亡,而非感染寨卡病毒所致。   Carvalho寻试图淡化输血可能感染寨卡病毒的威胁,称此类传播方式非常罕见,不是寨卡疫情的主要因素之一。   “总体而言,政府和社会应将重点放在灭蚊上,蚊子才是传播的主要途径。”他说道。相关的主题文章: