44 F1 reconstituted patients in Quang Binh tested negative

Quang Binh Department of Health announced that 44 people who had close contact with “patient 1291” who were re-positive had tested negative for the first time, and two people in Ho Chi Minh City were waiting for the results.

Information was said by Mr. Nguyen Duc Cuong, Director of the Department of Health of Quang Binh, on the evening of December 10. People in Quang Binh contact isolated patients at the Provincial Military School, took samples to test nCoV by PCR method. F1 health is normal, there is no sign of fever, cough or difficulty breathing …

“Patient 1291” recontacts continues to be treated at Vietnam Cuba Friendship Hospital – Dong Hoi.

According to epidemiological traces from the Center for Disease Control Quang Binh province, a patient from Minh Hoa district, Quang Binh. On November 8, he entered from Romania to Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh City), isolated, tested positive for nCoV. He was treated at Cu Chi Field Hospital, on December 3, recovered and discharged from the hospital.

He took a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Quy Dat town, Minh Hoa district. At 6 pm on December 4, he got off the car at Trung Hoa market and then went to the Trung Hoa commune health station to report a medical report, measured the temperature of 34.3 degrees C, normal health.

On December 7, Quang Binh Center for Disease Control took a sample of this man to test for nCoV, the result was positive.

Quang Binh Health Department recommends that people actively prevent epidemics, do not panic and worry, strictly follow the 5K message of the Ministry of Health including: Face masks; Disinfection; Range; No crowds gathered; Health declaration.

Up to now, Vietnam has recorded dozens of re-positive cases, but there has not been any case of community infection. However, the process of treating the re-positive case as a new infection, the re-positive patient must start again. Experts assume that there may be remains of the virus in the patient’s body, affecting the nCoV test results. Dead virus can no longer infect the disease

Quang Binh health sector brought “patient 1291” for treatment at the Vietnam Cuba – Dong Hoi Friendship Hospital. Image: Nguyen Hoang.

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