|Three COVID-19 patients in Da Nang city receive all-clear to be free of the SARS-CoV-2 virus
Three of the patients, all of whom reside in Da Nang, were discharged from the Da Nang Hospital for Lung Diseases after getting the all-clear from health experts. Of them is a 19-year-old student from the Da Nang University of Technology who had been receiving treatment for 37 days after suffering from a prolonged fever.
It is believed that the young man contracted COVID-19 during a visit to his grandmother at Da Nang Hospital, later being admitted to the Da Nang Hospital for Lung Diseases on July 27 after testing positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Along with the three cases in Da Nang, two imported cases from Russia were announced to have made a full recovery from COVID-19 at a general hospital in the northern province of Nam Dinh.
Each of the cases are now in a stable health condition and have tested negative for COVID-19 at least three times.
They will now undergo a period of home quarantine for a further 14 days in line with regulations put forward by the Health Ministry.
At present the nation has recorded 1,046 infections and 35 COVID-19 related deaths.