Matamoros, Tamaulipas. migrants who arrived in 2018 from Africa and Colombia in Mexican territory, were discovered AIDS and syphilis after visiting home migrantas well as the National Institute for Migration, where rapid tests were applied HIV AIDS and syphilis,
According to El Manana and the director of the Center for Patient Care with AIDS and sexually transmitted infections, Carlos Alberto Carrillo Garza, people carrying these diseases will receive appropriate treatment for free through Censida.
It should be noted that Carlos Alberto Carrillo added that this situation is not a risk for Matamoros, but he said that it is important to monitor these patients in order to prevent the development of their disease.
The director of the unit also said that, fortunately, there is enough evidence of HIV and syphilis, which are the most common diseases found among migrants from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala.