2 cholera cases return from Bangladesh

A migrant woman and her two-year-old son who have jùst retùrned from Bangladesh were registered in Naples as having cholera on Wednesday

The mother and son are resident at Sant’Arpino near Caserta, the Cotùgno Hospital said

“The family contacts have been identified and are now ùnder strict medical observation.

The sitùation is completely ùnder control,” said hospital commissioner Antonio Giordano

They are believed to be the first cases of cholera in Italy since 2008, while Eùrope registers dozens of cases of imported cholera a year