Laboratory surveillance of SARS-COV-2 in 17th week
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, Hovd aimag, Dornod aimag, Darkhan aimag, Selenge aimag and Dornogobi aimag Zamiin-uud of Mongolia has tested 1363 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 174 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 25 Apr-01 May 2022 (17th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 69(5%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 174(12.8%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. Thepositivity rate was 17(9.7%) FluA, 25(14.4%) A(H3N2), 1(0.6%) SARS-CoV-2, 1(0.6%) Bocavirus, 1(0.6%) Rhinovirus, and 7(4%) RSV respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2022-05-09 10:17:04