A ward at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary has been closed to new admissions and visitors following a sickness and diarrhoea outbreak.
NHS Dumfries and Galloway has shut ward 16 after patients experienced symptoms consistent with Norovirus.
The hospital says it's continually monitoring the situation and has put outbreak control measures in place.
There is a confirmed outbreak of norovirus at Dearham Primary School.
Public Health England are investigating the outbreak.
A ward at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary closed this afternoon due to a suspected outbreak of diarrhoea and vomiting.
Admissions, transfers and routine visiting to ward 16 were suspended as a precautionary measure.
6 patients have been affected with what medics have called symptoms clinically consistent with Norovirus. An outbreak control team will review the situation in the morning.
The inpatient ward at Kelso Hospital has re-opened following recent cases of confirmed norovirus at the end of November.
The hospital is urging visitors to pay attention to prevention notices throughout the ward and to comply with medical staff.
Ward Four at the Borders General Hospital remains shut, because of a norovirus outbreak.
NHS Borders says the situation is being managed by its Infection Prevention and Control Team, with support from frontline colleagues.
Ward 12 at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary has re-opened today, after it was closed due to an outbreak of norovirus.
It's the final ward at the hospital to re-open for admissions, transfers and routine visits, and had been shut since Friday 1 May.
Ward 12 at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary remains shut, due to a continuing norovirus outbreak.
Full outbreak control measures are still being taken at the hospital, though no new patients have reported the symptoms of the virus.
Wards 12 at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary remains closed due to an outbreak of Norovirus.
A total of 23 patients and three members of staff have reported symptoms of the infection.
Ward 18 had also been closed, but has now re-opened.
A total of 25 patients and three staff have now been affected by norovirus at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.
Two wards at the hospital, 12 and 18, have been closed since Friday due to the infection.
Ward 18 is expected to open later today, following appropriate terminal cleaning.