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Polio does not spread further after infection employee vaccinbedrijf

Polio does not spread further after infection employee vaccinbedrijf

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The employee of the vaccinproducerend company Bbio, Bilthoven, after a technical operation in april with the poliovirus came in contact was, carries the virus not more.

The employee may no more infect, moreover, there are no other people became infected, as the national Institute for public Health and the Environment (RIVM) know. The precautions taken lifted.

The employee was vaccinated, so he is not sick could be from the poliovirus. Or bore the employee to the virus, making it through the feces could spread. Through intensive monitoring and hygiene in the home is to prevent other infections have occurred.

Polio

In the Netherlands, children from two months a vaccination against polio. This is the largest section of the population against the disease protected.

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