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The epidemic of influenza is spreading with 66 admitted to Euskadi. Gipuzkoa News



Donostia– The flu epidemic in Euskadi has escalated: 150.1 cases per 100.00 inhabitants, which means tripling the epidemic threshold, and 66 people have already been hospitalized, 20 of whom are serious. Yesterday, the Basque Ministry of Health reported on the evolution of the flu over the past week, between December 17 and 23.

Guipuzcoa is still the area with the highest incidence, and in total she has visited 1,360 consultations about the flu syndrome.

According to the report of the Epidemiological Surveillance Network – Vigía doctors, since the start of the season, 66 cases have been declared hospitalized with confirmed flu, 20 of which meet serious criteria. 87.5% of them are people at risk who have not been vaccinated. The average age of serious hospitalized is 64 years, of which 55% are women, including a pregnant woman who has already been discharged. – Efe


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