Doctors in Vietnam have succeeded for the first time in carrying out a lung transplant operation on a seven-year-old boy, with the organs supplied by live donors.
VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a letter commending professors and doctors of the Military Medical University (MMU)’s Military Hospital 103 for successfully performing the first-ever lung transplant in humans in Viet Nam.
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A new strategy should be applied in HIV/AIDS prevention and control, with a focus on early treatment in HIV-positive cases, ambulatory treatment, and extending treatment services to jails and remote and poor areas, said a Health Ministry official.
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The Military Medical Academy on February 22 officially announced that Vietnam has successfully conducted a lung transplant surgery from living donors for the first time.
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Ho Chi Minh City has the potential to outdo Singapore in terms of medical services by as early as 2020 if medical facilities are adequately invested in, the municipal health director said Tuesday.
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The Department of Health in the central province of Nghe An yesterday reported to its provincial People’s Committee and the Ministry of Health that 20 students have glomerulonephritis including two succumbing to the illness.
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The Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday said that five provinces have bird flu.
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One more victim succumbed to toxic wine in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, bring the death toll in the mass poisoning to nine.
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The Ministry of Health has ordered provinces and cities across the country to urgently conduct appropriate measures to prevent the entry of the A/H7N9 virus, commonly known as bird flu.
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