Laboratory surveillance of SARS-COV-2 in 39TH week
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, Ulaanbaatar city and Dornogobi aimag of Mongolia has tested 989 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 79 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 26 Sep-02 Oct 2022 (39th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 25(2.5%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 79(8%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. Thepositivity rate was 17(21.5%) Rhinovirus, 2(2.5%) Bocavirus, 1(1.3%) RSV respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2022-10-07 13:34:15