Laboratory surveillance of SARS-COV-2 in 19th 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 1213 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 75 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 09-15 May 2022 (19th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 90(7.4%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 75(6.2%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. Thepositivity rate was 10(13.3%) A(H3N2) respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2022-05-19 16:39:48