According to the statement made by the Ministry of Health, the results for the blood samples, taken by the patients at hospitals diagnosed with the West Nile Virus and sent to the Republic of Turkeys Ministry of Health’s Psycho hygiene Institution have come back. According to the results 5 of the 6 samples have come back positive while the other 1 has come back negative.
Furthermore, in 2 additional cases being treated at a special hospital, the West Nile Virus was positively identified. In addition, from the patients receiving treatment at public hospitals, 3 of them are being kept in the intensive care unit.
Other patients are being treated at the services.