The Medical Unit at Arbroath Infirmary is closed to new admissions due to an outbreak of flu.
An NHS Tayside statement says a “small number of patients have influenza A.”
It adds that patients in the ward are being monitored and appropriate infection control measures are in place.
“To help reduce the spread of infection, visitors are asked to avoid visiting if possible. We ask that visitors who have coughs and colds which could be flu not to visit friends and relatives until they are better.
“The Medical Unit remains closed and enhanced infection control precautions are in place.”