It appears the tally has risen to 23 suspected. 5 are hospitalized and confirmed:Ha Giang Province
Name: 15 (F) - Bàn Thị Lành
From: Na Bau, Ngoc Duong, Ha Giang city,
Onset: 6/19, diarrhea, coughing in a.m., runny nose, chest tightness, fever sweating, headache
Adm: 6/22 Medical Center
Adm: 6/28 Provincial Hospital
sym’s on adm: high fever, cough, breathless
Diag. on Adm: Resp. Tract Infec.
Note: 14 Suspected; 3 Hospitalized in General Hospital Hà Giang và Trạm and Community Health Center’s. 10 patients treated at home.
July 8, 2013
Dr. Nguyen Thi Du, Director of the Health Center Ha Giang (Ha Giang Province), said:
Center is urgently zoning, controlled A/H1N1 flu outbreak in Na Bau, Ngoc Tang (Ha Giang). 23 patients, suspected influenza A/H1N1 have been isolated, close supervision.
Of the 23 patients, suspected influenza A/H1N1 in Na Bau, five patients were treated at the Department of Infectious provincial general hospital. All five patients had been taking samples sent for testing. Test results showed that five samples were positive for influenza A/H1N1.