Add a A/H1N1 flu patients in Vietnam died
Updated at 14:49, Saturday, 11/08/2009 (GMT +7)
, - The 11 / 8, HCM City Department of Health said patients had influenza A/H1N1 infection was fatal. This is the first in Vietnam and 2 in Vietnam died for this disease.
Initial information for, female patients name is Tran Thi Binh, 52 years old, address at 3 / 2, District 10, HCMC.
Initially, she Binh District 10 hospitalized, then transferred to hospital and 115 deaths in hospital Pham Ngoc Thach in the evening on 10 / 8.
Test results at the hospital where patient treatment and Pasteur Institute were positive for influenza A/H1N1 virus.
The patients with dao Binh and some other disease resistance in the poor, vulnerable to serious fast when influenza A/H1N1 infected more vulnerable to death than the normal.
Before that, beginning pm on 11 / 8 had a rumor of deaths but the doctors at BV Pham Ngoc Thach not confirm the information.
Also at this time, Ho Chi Minh City Health Department, said that waiting for test results of patients from the Pasteur Institute of Ho Chi Minh City, then a new official report.
By the end of pm 11 / 8, HCM City Department of Health has confirmed this is the infection of influenza A/H1N1 first in Vietnam and 2 in Vietnam deaths.
Previously, patients infected with influenza A/H1N1 named Tran Thi Kim L. (29 years old, except 51 / 6 the Thánh Gia, Vinh Nguyen Ward, Nha Trang City, a job selling Pho) had died by respiratory failure at 23h45 on 3 / 8, in the isolation, infectious ward, Hospital protected Khanh Hoa.
This is the first patient died because of influenza A/H1N1 in Vietnam.