More than 50 students in a kindergarten in Zigong, Sichuan province suffered from vomiting, diarrhea and norovirus infection

More than 50 students in a kindergarten in Zigong City, Sichuan Province, experienced vomiting and diarrhea on the evening of November 25. As of the morning of November 26, more than 30 students had been sent to Zigong first hospital and new fourth hospital for treatment. After the incident, the local health, disease control, education and other relevant departments quickly involved in the investigation. At noon on the 26th, Yantan District Health Bureau of Zigong City announced that the vomiting event was norovirus infection confirmed by nucleic acid test of disease control department. At present, the children are being treated in the hospital with mild symptoms and stable condition. < / P > < p > according to a parent of a child in the kindergarten, at noon on the 25th, a child in the large class of the kindergarten developed vomiting symptoms, followed by children with vomiting and diarrhea symptoms. My child is about seven or eight o’clock in the evening, feeling unwell. At this time, there are more and more parents in the class wechat group reflect a similar situation. Parents take their children to the hospital for examination. < / P > < p > according to the parent, the kindergarten teachers also sent a message to the parents, telling them that “some children have vomiting and diarrhea” in the kindergarten. Please pay close attention to the children’s condition. If there is any abnormal phenomenon, please send the child to the hospital in time. “. It is reported that the local health department reported that the autumn and winter season is the vulnerable period of various infectious diseases. Norovirus is a self limiting virus, which can be prevented, controlled and treated. Generally, it can be cured in 2 to 3 days. In the next step, the Health Bureau of Yantan District of Zigong City will take effective measures with relevant departments to strengthen the prevention and control of infectious diseases in autumn and winter, strengthen the health management of campus, and create a good environment for the healthy growth of students. Focus