|Since the beginning of the year, the Quang Ngai Province has reported three new cases of the skin disease.— Photo nld
QUANG NGAI (VNS) — A new patient of the skin disease known as foot and palm dermatitis has been admitted to the General Hospital of the central province of Quang Ngai.
The 21-year-old patient, a resident of the Ba To Commune in Ba To District, is the first reported case of the disease in the commune. She was admitted with high fever and was found to have several spots on her palms and feet. She has been examined and has undergone tests for further diagnosis.
Since the beginning of the year, the Quang Ngai Province has reported three new cases of the skin disease.
The Ministry of Health's Department of Preventive Medicine has started its investigation in the areas where the disease broke out this year to find its origins. – VNS