In January-October Mogilev region revealed 72 HIV patients
Mogilev region is considered to be one with favourable HIV/AIDS epidemiology situation. The information is provided by the AIDS Department of Mogilev Regional Centre of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Public Health.
By November,1 Mogilev region registered 562 HIV patients. The spread of HIV makes 50 cases for 100 thousand people. Grodno and Vitebsk regions have 418 and 511 HIV patients accordingly. Gomel region’s statistics is the highest – 5444.In January-October Mogilev region revealed 72 HIV patients.
At the same time the situation with HIV/AIDS is worrying since more and more people are becoming involved. In January-October 2009 Mogilev region revealed 72 HIV patients. It is 23 persons more comparing with the same period 2008.