At present, the Quang Ha Area General Clinic in Binh Xuyen district of Vinh Phuc province has successfully treated four out of five patients that have been suffering from the COVID-19.
The mother is a 49-year old from Son Loi in Binh Xuyen district who had originally contracted the disease from her daughter who was one of eight people to have returned from the Chinese city of Wuhan on January 30.
After displaying symptoms of the virus such as a dry cough and stuffy nose, she was admitted to the Quang Ha General Clinic for treatment where she tested positive for the COVID-19 on February 6.
After undergoing 14 days of treatment the patient successfully maintained a stable condition without showing signs of a fever, with test results coming back negative for the COVID-19 on both February 14 and February 17.
The second female patient was a 16-year-old girl who had been the younger sister of the original patient that had been eventually cured and discharged.
Following 14 days of treatment at the clinic, she remained in a stable condition, with the test results coming back negative for the COVID-19 on February 14 whilst the second test came back negative on February 17.
To date, the country has treated and cured a total of 14 out of 16 COVID-19 infected cases, while a further 23 cases have been put into quarantine to undergo strict monitoring as a means of avoiding the virus from spreading to the wider community.