By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews

The Armenian Ministry of Health reports an outbreak of intestinal infections in the country’s Sisian community.

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To date, the ministry has recorded 370 cases with diagnoses that are characteristic of intestinal infections and 7 of the 370 patients are currently undergoing treatment at a hospital.

The Ministry of Health said that the patients are in serious condition, while other residents are receiving outpatient treatment.

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Sample from water and from patients have been taken for microbial testing to include enteropathogenic intestinal bacteria, Yersinia enterocolitis and Campylobacter, as well as Norovirus and Adenovirus.