Dr Hồ Phạm Thục Lan began her medical career in an unconventional way.
At the pharmacy in Bình Dân Hospital in HCM City’s District 3, staff use paper bags to pack medicine instead of plastic.
Some 34 per cent of patients suffer from malnutrition when they receive treatment at local hospitals in HCM City.
She was diagnosed with a congenital nutrient-related disease and doctors used needles to absorb the fluid in her abdomen for 10 days, drawing 2l of water daily.
The Hà Nội Oncology Hospital provides cancer examination services to more than 100,000 patients and performs some 7,000 cancer surgeries each year.
A 19-year-old man from Lâm Đồng Province came to Bình Dân Hospital in HCM City recently with an unusually large and hard lump in his right scrotum.