• 13/06/2024 10:40

The wife of the Ukrainian Ambassador to Brazil fell ill with Dengue fever

ByNatalia

Apr 1, 2024

The wife of the Ukrainian Ambassador to Brazil Andrey Melnik fell ill with Dengue fever. An embassy employee and his wife also became infected with this dangerous disease.

Svetlana Melnik reported this on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.

«I have Dengue! Brazil is a country full of dangers. If a non-venomous spider is thrown in, the Deng mosquito will bite. Just yesterday I was baking Easter cakes. And today I ended up in the ambulance with a temperature of about 40. A terrible condition, my whole body felt like it was turning inside out, my head was pounding. As soon as the IV was put in, they took a blood test. And – unfortunately – they confirmed the diagnosis, – the ambassador’s wife wrote.

The wife of the Ukrainian Ambassador to Brazil fell ill with Dengue fever

Photo: Svetlana Melnik/Facebook what is this "terrible" disease. She said that last week a diplomat from the German embassy died of Dengue. One of my colleagues from our diplomatic mission also suffered from Dengue yesterday, along with his wife. Brazil is currently experiencing the greatest dengue epidemic in history. Hospitals are overcrowded. We pray that there will be no complications,” she noted. an acute viral infectious disease that is characterized by fever, intoxication, pain in muscles and joints, exanthema and is transmitted through mosquito bites.

www.ukrinform.ua

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *