Hepatitis A in Bulgaria
22 October 2012
An outbreak of hepatitis A has been reported in Sofia in the west of Bulgaria. In the past week, a total of 58 cases of hepatitis A were admitted to hospital. The source of the outbreak is not mentioned in this report.
Advice for Travellers
Hepatitis A vaccine is usually recommended for travellers to Bulgaria. Travellers should also pay attention to personal hygiene and food safety.