First case of poliomyelitis registered in Russia in 50 years

13th May 2010, Comments 0 comments

The first case in 50 years of poliomyelitis have been registered in Russia, ITAR-TASS reported Thursday. A 9-month girl who came with her parents from Tajikistan to the town of Angarsk in the Irkutsk region was diagnosed with the disease. The child was taken to hospital.

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