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Vietnam: Three deaths due to influenza A/H1N1 in Ca Mau

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  • Vietnam: Three deaths due to influenza A/H1N1 in Ca Mau

    Patients aged 30, Tran Thi, in Which pairs of Vam (Tan Phu district, C? Mau), has died of heart failure, the relevant influenza A/H1N1.

    July 14, Dr. Nguyen Thanh, Director of the center of preventive medicine Mau said. before, patients treated for influenza A/H1N1, were discharged from hospital, but was later hospitalized again and mortality in The hospital the night of July 13 Countries due to complications more diseases. doctor Had said, the flu season are broke out in CA Mau; 3 deaths are related influenza A/H1N1, but died due to complications of disease.

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    Re: Vietnam: Three deaths due to influenza A/H1N1

    One death from H1N1 virus in Ca Mau Province

    The General Hospital in Cai Nuoc District in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau has confirmed the death of a 30-year-old woman from H1N1 virus.

    Bui Duc Van, Director of the General Hospital, said the woman named Tran Thi Mua from Cai Doi Vam Town in Ca Mau Province finally succumbed to the H1N1 virus after treatment. The woman showed recovery but later developed complications.

    So far, from June 12 to date, Ca Mau Province has reported seven cases of H1N1, with three succumbing to the virus due to complications.

    Nguyen Thanh Dan, Director of the provincial Preventive Medicine Center, said A/H1N1 flu virus is a seasonal flu. The virus is not dangerous to healthy people, but fatal for children, elderly people, pregnant women and people suffering from chronic diseases.

    In related news, since June, 87 people in Ya Chim and Dak Nang Communes of Kon Tum Province have been known to have contracted a bizarre disease. Health workers have taken samples for testing, but only eight samples were confirmed to be Acute Hepatitis Type A.


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      Re: Vietnam: Three deaths due to influenza A/H1N1 in Ca Mau

      2 deaths in C? Mau is not due to H1N1

      In CA Mau province, from early June until now, influenza A (H1N1) outbreak and increase of number of ca. The province noted that 14 suspected cases of influenza A (H1N1) admission. Through the sample sends the Pasteur Institute (Ho Chi Minh City) has 9 examination of patients with this disease and quarantined care, treatment by proscribed by the drug Tamiflu and support with your help. However, patients with L.V. (stay in U Minh district) were killed after discharge, the patient T.T.M (Phu Tan district) of deaths in General Hospital The Previous countries. information for that 2 patient deaths from flu A (H1N1), Dr. Nguyen Thanh Dan, Director of the preventive medicine center of CA Mau province confirmed2 this patient: causes of death not related to influenza A (H1N1) which due to tuberculosis and heart failure. Although, 2 upper case when admission there appears positive for influenza A (H1N1) after 22 days of death and non-reporting of infection disease for those who come in contact with sick people or cross-infection in hospitals. According to the regulations of the Ministry of health, patients are positive for influenza A (H1N1) admission in 14 days, if not to spread the disease to other people then considered out of germs, not the disease. This has been confirmed, the dying patient after 10 days is by getting other diseases, not due to influenza A (H1N1). A doctor said that the lack of basis in the press as on the already bad influence, causing psychological confusion, fear in the people. PM 17/7, the Pasteur Institute, the hospital sent a tropical specialist officers to the province holding checked for disease situation, epidemiological investigation but has not yet discovered the complications of influenza A (H1N1). Hence, influenza A (H1N1) is not as serious as of 2009. Currently, influenza A (H1N1) in the form of influenza season and have had effective vaccination vaccine. The subjects had high risk are the elderly, women, children and people with chronic disease needs to be proactive prevention, not be exposed to the disease and the symptoms of doubt must go to the hospital immediately to be checked, timely treatment guidelines.