Campinas (the SP) released on Monday (29), that the number of patients with dengue-infected reached 7971, an increase of 45% compared with the previous week, when the Ministry of Health Surveillance (currency agreed) had 5,493 confirmed cases. In addition, the municipality registered the first monkey with yellow fever since 2017. At that time, nine primates tested positive for the disease.
The balance shows that the North-West region, where the area of Campo Grande is living, is still the most affected in Campinas, with 2463 positive cases. South resulting from the 2061 infected. Number of cases being investigated for one thousand two hundred fifty-two.
Currency Director agreed, Andrea von Zuben claims that the municipality declines in the number of new cases in recent weeks. "We have started to reduce the number, but the cases are increasing because we have confirmed the suspect," he said.
According to Andrea, the number of "higher than expected is not" infected this year, and that the city is no longer talking about the projection. A week ago, the director said he estimated that the city reaches up to 10 000 cases, taking into account the transmission rate in the city.
Dengue – Photo: Press Release / NEA
Antidengue Task Force will be held on Monday (29), in Campinas (the SP), removed about 210 tons of garbage and debris, in a public place in Fernando garden, which serves as a route for aircraft arriving and departing from Viracopos Airport. Organic waste is mainly attracted by the vulture and animal presence can lead to dangerous situations during flights in the region.
Such items as lavatories, tires which can serve as breeding grounds for mosquitoes Aedes aegyptiThey were removed from the ground for the work, which had the support of the tractor. "People need to cooperate with the situation, do not bring the garbage here, very close recycling center here, the regular collection," said Advisor utility Paulo Ribeiro Filho.
Fernando garden was mutirão goal in Campinas, on Monday – Photo: Playback / EPTV
Cleansing action will continue until Friday (3) and does not include areas Campo Belo 1 and 2, Singer 1 and 2 City, Itaguaçu garden 1 and 2, Maris garden, Santo Domingo, Villa Palma and Don Gilberto, among others. The work will be interrupted only during the May 1 holiday.
According to the administration, 170 people, including employees of state and reeducation services will operate to remove debris in areas with streams cleaning, weeding services and clean water pipelines. The idea is to eliminate potential mosquito breeding sites Aedes aegypti.
Epidemiological Bulletin released currency agreed on Monday also confirmed the first positive case of yellow fever in primates in 2017, when nine monkeys became infected. It was found that the animal is dead on March 20 in a grove owned by the Guarani and tests confirmed the presence of the disease.
In a statement, the Ministry of Health indicates that performs actions in the region, from the study to analyze the presence of wild mosquitoes, disease vectors and educational activities with the residents, vaccination guidelines.
Campinas confirms death of monkeys from yellow fever – Photo: Playback / EPTV
According to Hall, 1.2 million doses of yellow fever vaccine, and the dose is available in all municipal health centers have been applied since 2000.
There are no reported cases in humans in Campinas this year. The town was a local event (contracted in the city) in 2017, and other imported in 2018.