Friday, February 22, 2013

Vietnam: #Streptococcus Caused by Goats, Geese, Ducks & Pig

Not only pig blood pudding, blood pudding and goats, geese, ducks, can be made of streptococcal infections At the Central Hospital for Tropical diseases, patients Le Van debt (home Ha Trung district, Thanh Hoa province) are treated as streptococcal infection after eat goat blood pudding. It then patients have signs such as fever, chills, on skin erythema notes ... Afternoon 1st Year, the patient was transferred to Hanoi treatment. The doctor diagnosed him with purulent meningitis caused by Streptococcus.
The reason is that in the blood of cattle, poultry (including healthy children contain a lot of viruses, bacteria). This is not the cutting process information, the bacteria in the respiratory tract, skin, hair easily penetrate the blood.
Duck pigs, goats, ducks, etc. are dishes with a fresh blood of animals should probably contain pathogens. When eating, ie direct human to bacteria, bacteria to humans.
In tropical diseases hospital, over 70% of patients with streptococcal pigs is caused by eating pudding.

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