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Hepatitis A in Bulgaria

22 Oct 2012

An outbreak of hepatitis A has been reported in Sofia in the west of Bulgaria. In the past week, a total of 58 cases of hepatitis A were admitted to hospital. The source of the outbreak is not mentioned in this report.

Advice for Travellers

Hepatitis A vaccine is usually recommended for travellers to Bulgaria. Travellers should also pay attention to personal hygiene and food safety.