Last weekend he died in the city La Plata Thais Pérez, a woman from Castelli, which has been transferred after contracting the virus.
Now her husband and one of her three children are hospitalized because they have the same symptoms. All were exposed to the same focus of infection and tried to determine through research whether they also contracted it.
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This is confirmed Francisco Echarren, municipal mayor Castelli, through social networks. "We have confirmed that families are exposed to the same focus of infection detected in the field home so they can be infected," he wrote.
The Mayor also stressed that the spread of the virus was not from person to person at all, but from rodents to the person. "Don't hesitate if there are symptoms of going to a hospital and civil defense to clean the land," he advised. Echarren.
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