In a statement to a private radio station, the regional director of preventive health in Medenine Zid El Anz declared the rise in infections by acute bronchiolitis in children in the governorates.
According to him, 48 infections were identified, distributed as follows:
- 9 cases were admitted to Habib Bourguiba University Hospital and Zarzis Regional Hospital
- 15 cases admitted to the Ben Guerdane regional hospital
The official asserted that the health situation of infants is stable.