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All news / Russia’s sanitary system under scrutiny after major outbreak of trichinellosis

  • 09 Nov 2017, 10:24

Nearly 60 people have been hospitalised in Tomsk Oblast, Russia, after consuming bear meat infected with trichinellosis, also known as fleshworm disease, the country’s state sanitary body Rospotrebnadzor has announced in a statement on its website on 31 October.