The national campaign for vaccine against measles and rubella for children from 13 months to four years; Age to be finalized Friday, November 30.
Nation health authorities have sent families to the nearest immunization centers so that their children have a vaccine, which is "It is essential and free of charge" for people of that age group throughout the country.
During the campaign, which began on October 1st and It is made every four years To reduce its impact; at measles and rubella, by the end of the day, he received the extra dose of 2,054,779 boys.
All that should be applied for the population target number, set at 2,817,000 doses, they still had a vaccine around 750,000 boys, with the cover 73%, said the director of Control of Immunopreventable Diseases (Dicei), Cristian Biscayart.
"It is very important that those who still have their children vaccinated in those days that are needed, to achieve a fuller coverage," the commander to want.
Inflammatory is an epidemic disease disease that is capable of having all ages, although it is more difficult for children under 5 or if it is unfortunate, it can cause your mental disorders such as behavioral behavior; Major disease systems such as glaciations, meningoencephalitis, dolphins, and diseases that are not so difficult.
According to data from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), from the beginning of the year and to 23 October, 8,091 proof of measles of measles, 85 dead, including in 11 countries in the region.
Venezuela has a record (5,525 cases and 73 deaths), Brazil (2,192 cases and 12 deaths) and the United States (142 cases), and In Argentina, 14 total cases were recorded to date in 2018.