Astana doctors declare that cause of "sleeping dropsy" of 4 Kalachi residents is chronic diseases
Astana. January 12. KazTAG - Chronic diseases of 4 patients of Astana hospital delivered from Kalachi village are the cause of sleeping dropsy, said Abai Baigenzhin, general director of the national scientific medical center.
"Taking in account this resonance in the society we decided to continue treatment in our hospital. We cannot say that we discovered any side factors of impact. As if it was connected with some toxic impact, in this time when they stayed in the clinic it would melt away now," he said.
He added the patients have been treated according to their chronic diseases.
"Thus, we stated treating the patients according to those chronic diseases that they had and today their condition has improved," he said.
As for radiation impact Baikenzhin said this question is not in his authority.
"There is a governmental group which is working on this issue. Our duty is only to examine the condition and provide medical aid," he resumed.