Hospital patients in Ugra were infected with hepatitis for three consecutive years

Nine residents of Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district was free of infectious disease during procedures in a hospital. Investigators opened a criminal case about negligence, according to the regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

According to the Ministry, liver disease patients received in the period from 2013 to 2016, all of them assisted in purifying the blood. “Now on criminal case the complex of investigative actions aimed at establishing the circumstances and causes of the incident”, — is spoken in the message of the RCDS. Appointed a number of forensic examinations.

It clarifies all the victims were in the process of cleansing the blood through an artificial membrane device “Artificial kidney” in the hospital Urai. After this, blood was discovered the virus of hepatitis C.

Police Togliatti initiated a criminal case on the fact of infecting women with HIV-infection in a city hospital. The patient got the disease during a routine operation on the knee joint.