Laboratory surveillance of SARS-COV-2 in 40th week
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, second central hospital, Hovd provinces, Dornod provinces and Dornogobi aimag of Mongolia has tested 820 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 78 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 03-09 Oct 2022 (39th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 17(2.1%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 78(9.5%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. Thepositivity rate was 7(9%) Rhinovirus, 3(3.8%) Bocavirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2022-10-19 19:08:26