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Pleural effusion, testis due to dengue fever

HanoiThe 14-year-old boy, admitted to Thanh Nhan Hospital when he had dengue fever on day 5, had effusion in many organs such as abdomen, lungs, testicles… On September 22, Doctor Vu Thi Mai, Department of Pediatrics, said that this patient’s platelets decreased deeply, had bleeding in the nose and teeth, and black stools when admitted […]

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Stigma from the name monkey smallpox

Experts say that the name monkeypox can cause misperceptions about the origin of the virus as well as create unnecessary stigma. Since the beginning of August, Brazil has recorded many cases of people throwing stones at marmoset and capuchin monkeys due to fear of monkeypox, leading to the deaths of at least 7 individuals. Previously, […]

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How dangerous is the emerging flu epidemic in India?

Tomato flu has no vaccine and no treatment, symptoms are similar to hand, foot and mouth disease. India has reported cases of a strange virus known as tomato flu, which has been spreading silently since May. The infections are mostly children, spreading to several provinces such as Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Haryana and Odisha. On August […]

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Mysterious flu outbreak in India

India has found that many children under the age of 5 have a strange type of flu, called “tomato flu”. “Tomato flu” was first identified on May 6, so far has infected 82 children, all under the age of 5, according to a report in the Lancet Medical Journal on August 17. This condition is […]

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China broke out a new virus

At least 35 people in Shandong and Henan provinces have been infected with a new virus of animal origin. The virus belongs to the Henipavirus family, named Langya henipavirus or LayV, published by Chinese and Singaporean scientists in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), August 6. To date, the virus has infected 35 people […]

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Monkeypox patient must be isolated

According to the Ministry of Health, people suspected of being infected or infected with monkeypox are isolated at health stations or hospitals, treated for symptoms, and can take more specific drugs. This is one of the tutorials about Diagnosis, treatment and prevention of monkeypox in humans issued by the Ministry of Health on July 29, […]

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Three serious symptoms to watch out for of monkeypox

Older brotherResearch from Queen Mary University found that monkeypox noted more severe symptoms such as genital lesions, ulcers in the mouth or anus. On July 21, the New England Journal of Medicine published the study, after looking at 528 monkeypox infections in 16 countries between April 27 and June 24. In addition to symptoms such […]

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How is monkeypox different from the flu?

Monkeypox has flu-like symptoms in the first three days, including high fever, muscle aches, fatigue, loss of appetite, etc., so it is necessary to rely on epidemiological factors to recognize. Doctor Ngo Thanh Ha, Center for Disease Prevention and Control, Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases, said monkeypox is a disease caused by a virus. These […]

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Is there a contagious disease when going to a public restroom?

Toilets are home to many types of bacteria, especially in public places that are not cleaned and disinfected, potentially causing many diseases. However, most sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV, syphilis, gonorrhea… are transmitted through direct contact between genital organs and genital secretions such as semen and vaginal secretions when relationship. Only when bacteria and […]

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Adults need to be vaccinated against many infectious diseases – VnExpress

Fully vaccinated helps adults, especially the elderly, prevent many dangerous infectious diseases and avoid the risk of serious illness if co-infected with Covid-19. This is the recommendation shared in the online seminar “What vaccinations do adults need?” broadcast on VnExpress on January 7 with the participation of Doctor Truong Huu Khanh, Former Head of the […]