28.6, Dr. Tran Phong Nha, Director of Preventive Medicine American H.Long, Hau Giang province has said in a case of death due to influenza A/H1N1.
This is the first deaths in Hau Giang influenza A/H1N1 infection. The victim was Ly Van Thanh (58 years old, living in 12 2, xã Vĩnh Viễn, H.Long Mỹ).
According to his family Thanh, from 18.6 days, he had headaches, coughing and high fever ... family brought him to the bar at the clinic treat private patients locally but not all, his health Thanh increasingly weaker.
By day 24.6, the family took him to the emergency at H.Long Mỹ.
After his serum sample to be tested Thanh, Thanh hospital immediately transferred to Bệnh viện Quân y 121 (TP.Cần Thơ) for treatment.
However, because of illness too heavy, untimely emergency, to 27.6 days, Mr. Thanh died.
According to Dr. Tran Phong Nha, 28.6 days, Ho Chi Minh City Pasteur Institute has announced his bar serum samples positive for influenza A/H1N1.
Currently the family and authorities still have not determined the cause of his A/H1N1 infection, because before he was sick, he did not go far from locally.
Immediately after the announcement of the Pasteur Institute, the Centre for Preventive Medicine American H.Long the professional staff of the Pasteur Institute is conducting staking, spraying disinfectant treatment of radius 400 m, and also allocate preventive medication to people nearby.
Particularly in his family who had been function for serum samples to be tested in case it spreads.