Medical camp

Staff Reporter

ERODE: As many as 1,575 persons were screened at the medical camp conducted under the National Rural Health Mission in Kodumudi recently, says a release from the district administration.

It says of the 648 men and 927 women who underwent medical check up at the camp, 13 men and 18 women were recommended for treatment at the Government Hospital, Erode.

Of the 927 women, 62 underwent scanning; 51 persons had EGC test, the release says and adds that 141 persons were given treatment under Siddha system of medicine.

The release also says that the camp had more than 30 doctors from various branches of medicine.

Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Subbulakshmi Jagadeesan inspected the camp, the release added.