Three-day HIV screening camps established in Nawabshah

NAWABSHAH: A 3-day screening camp of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) was established in Nawabshah citing the rising circumstances of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), ARY Information reported on Wednesday.

The screening camp was established at Individuals’s Medical Hospital the place 101 individuals had been screened for the doubtless life-threatening situation of HIV.

Based on PMH’s superintendent, the individuals who had been taken to the hospital throughout the three days had been cleared as their screening outcomes got here unfavourable.

The official mentioned that 31 individuals had been screened on Wednesday on the hospital and their outcomes had been additionally declared unfavourable.

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Earlier, round 35 extra circumstances of HIV had been confirmed within the ongoing blood screening course of at Ratodero Taluka Hospital and sure rural well being centres.

As per the Sindh AIDS Management Programme, 35 extra individuals had been examined HIV-positive on Monday, because the blood exams of 633 individuals had been performed on the taluka hospital.

Blood screening of one other 278 individuals was performed on the rural well being centres of Banguldero and Naudero and none of them was identified with HIV.

Through the course of on the authorities dispensary of Bosan, blood screening of 297 individuals was performed and 7 (three boys and 4 ladies) amongst them examined HIV-positive.

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5 individuals (three ladies and two boys) examined HIV-positive on the primary well being unit of Waris Dino Machhi the place blood screening of 316 individuals was performed.

The reason for rising variety of deadly illness couldn’t be confirmed but. Nevertheless, a physician, suspected of involvement in spreading the HIV AIDS in 59 individuals in Larkana and Rato Dero, was arrested on April 30.

Physician Muzaffar Ghangro was nabbed on directive of the deputy commissioner on accusation of spreading the illness. The suspect had rejected the allegation.



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