After an infection was recorded New York, the Mexico Government has revealed that there is public health protection equipment in the country which includes surveillance and early response to matters that may be imported measles and the ones that are imported; May be linked to imports.
Inside Mexico, the last epidemic occurred in 1989-1990, a time when 89,163 cases were reported; and the last case in the country was recorded in 1995.
Health Minister data indicates that 185 cases were received or related to imports between 2000 and 2019, including the five cases identified by the t A National Ecosystem Surveillance System in 2018 in Baja California, where there was a case; Mexico City, three issues; and one in Veracruz. In 2019, a case was reported in the state of Nuevo León. Three of the cases were classified as imports and the other three were also linked to imports.
a & # 39; Sub-Secretary for Health Protection and Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell Ramírez. He said that between 10 and 20 cases of this disease could be infected during the year against measles in Europe, South America and the United States, particularly due to the health crisis. T which is currently in New York.
The important thing is, he said, that these cases do not associate with a disproportionate Mexico population or that they have not ended the vaccine against this disease, because it is extremely transferable. .
If the population is vaccinated, it does not need to be extended, or stressed the officer Ministry of Health.
With Mexico Writing The Herald in Mexico