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Complications of influenza A/H1N1 increasing

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  • Complications of influenza A/H1N1 increasing

    19/12/2009 23:04
    Yesterday, 19:12 in seminar about the flu, The Medical City due to organizing and reporting of hospital doctors (BV) Tropical Diseases (City) said, in the first influenza A / H1N1 past, BV tropical disease treatments received a total of 765 patients (BN) influenza A/H1N1.

    Of these, 96% of patients had symptoms of fever, 59% of patients had cough, 23% sore throat, runny nose 17%. First time (from May to July), most patients are admitted without complications, but as the proportion of patients in the hospital with complications increasing gradually, month rate of complications is to 12%.

    The most common complication is pneumonia. TS-Dr Tran Tinh Hien - Deputy Director BV said, there were some patients the drug Tamiflu resistance.