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Fresh outbreak of diphtheria detected in Kon Tum

Fresh outbreak of diphtheria detected in Kon Tum

VOV.VN -The Department of Health in Kon Tum confirmed the detection of yet another diphtheria case in Tan Lap commune of Kon Ray district on July 18, raising the total number of outbreaks throughout the province to five.

Fresh diphtheria outbreak detected in Gia Lai

Fresh diphtheria outbreak detected in Gia Lai

VOV.VN -The Department of Health in Gia Lai province reported the detection of a new diphtheria case on July 12 after a three-year-old child living in Bok Rei village of Dak Smei commune in Dak Doa district was diagnosed with bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheria.

PM orders intensifying diphtheria control efforts

PM orders intensifying diphtheria control efforts

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 8 sent a telegram to cities and provinces nationwide, requesting them to mobilise all resources to stamp out diphtheria, a contagious disease which has spread quickly in the community.

HCM City detects first diphtheria case

HCM City detects first diphtheria case

VOV.VN - Doctors at 175 Military Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City said on June 25 they have been treating a patient infected with diphtheria, an serious infection that killed one person in Dak Nong province last week.

Diphtheria outbreak blocked in Quang Nam

Diphtheria outbreak blocked in Quang Nam

A recent diphtheria outbreak in Central Quang Nam province has been successfully contained with no new cases reported and those who had suffered from the disease recovered.