PRO/AH/EDR> Hantavirus – Americas (28): Bolivia (TR)

Hantavirus — Bolivia
The Villa Montes [Tarija] municipal health technician, Samuel Quintasi, stated that a person from a rural area contracted [a] hantavirus [infection] and was sent to a 3rd level hospital, although he did not specify if in Tarija or in Santa Cruz del la Sierra.
Due to timely medical attention for the patient, this individual is in stable condition and has been released from the hospital with recommendations to avoid new infection on returning home.
“Health personnel have visited the area,