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Two more COVID-19 patients recover, total at 128

Update: April, 09/2020 - 12:47
Two more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from Cần Giờ COVID-19 Treatment Hospital in HCM City Thursday morning. — Photo courtesy of the hospital

HÀ NỘI — Two more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from Cần Giờ COVID-19 Treatment Hospital in HCM City Thursday morning, bringing the country’s total of recovered patients to 128.

Patient numbers 203 and 234 recovered this morning.

Patient 203, a 35-year-old female Vietnamese national, returned from Greece to Việt Nam on March 17. She was admitted to the hospital on March 27.

During treatment, the patient tested negative twice for SARS-CoV-2 on April 5 and 6. She is currently in a stable condition and has no cough or fever.

Patient 234 is also a female, 69, Vietnamese nationality, living in Buôn Đôn District, the Central Highlands province of Đắk Lắk. She returned from Paris to HCM City on March 13 and was quarantined upon arrival. The patient tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 on March 30, then was transferred to the Cần Giờ COVID-19 Treatment Hospital for treatment the same day.

During treatment, the patient had two tests and both test results were negative for SARS-CoV-2 on April 5 and 6.

The two patients will continue to be isolated and monitored for the next 14 days.

In HCM City, there are only 17 COVID-19 patients currently being treated in three treatment facilities, including the HCM City Tropical Diseases Hospital, Củ Chi Field Hospital and the Cần Giờ COVID-19 Treatment Hospital.

As of Thursday morning, the health ministry has confirmed 251 COVID-19 patients. No deaths have been recorded so far. — VNS

 

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