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It seems that what Cuitláhuac Ruiz Matus, CEO of Epidemiology, Federal Health Ministry, considered to be "extremely remote possibility" has come to Mexico. This morning was the first reported case of Ebola accurate in the State of Chihuahua; the victim, a 43-year-old who enters the same country, from Dallas, Texas, the county in which just yesterday the presence of this deadly virus was confirmed.
After a case of Ebola was confirmed in Texas, its Mexican border state, Chihuahua is in a state of high alert. The governor, César Duarte Jáquez, said that the health sector in the state is prepared, but denied any existing risk at the moment in Chihuahua or for the rest of Mexico. Dallas is located eight hours from the border town of Juarez, which is in the same state.
Text Chihuahua, Chih.- After through social networks transcend over the weekend confirming a case of Ebola in Chihuahua, the state Health Department denied these rumors and said that it had recorded no cases or suspects the entity. In this sense, Dr. Basilio Barrios, head of the Ministry of Health in Chihuahua, said the information learned this weekend is completely false and have stressed that surveillance across the border with Texas as both New Mexico, to prevent the virus from entering the country. added that not even have suspected cases in Chihuahua, since for this, you should have a case with the symptoms produced by this virus, besides the patient should visiting any of the 5 countries where the pandemic has Ebola.