The Da Nang Lung Hospital released one suspected case of 2019-nCov acute respiratory disease.
Yesterday, the WHO announced renaming the acute respiratory disease due to the new corona virus (nCov) as Covid-19. This is an abbreviation for “corona”, “virus”, “disease”, and “2019” is the year of its appearance.
From 13:00 Feb 12 until 8:00 Feb 13, health facilities in Da Nang identified 03 new Vietnamese suspected cases of Covid-19.
Latest records are as below:
So far, 104 test samples have returned NEGATIVE
46 cases are now monitored in the community setting, who are all in good health condition.
Within Feb 12, the Da Nang Diseases Control Centre monitored 115 flights and 2 cruise ships with total 4,569 visitors entering Da Nang including two Chinese (who were not from Hobei) who had no abnormal symptom. However, the two visitors have been directed to quarantine. Another person who had travelled from Thailand was found with fever, however, was not suspicious.
Source: The Department of Health of Da Nang