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Northern hospital discharges Hmong teen of COVID-19

A 16-year-old Hmong girl left Dong Van District General Hospital in Ha Giang Province on Thursday morning, bringing the national total of discharged Covid-19, patients to 219.

Medics said during treatment, “Patient 268” tested negative for the novel COVID-19 four times. She will remain isolated at home for 14 days as prescribed following release.

The girl was the only COVID-19 one case detected in the northern mountainous province to date.

With three brothers freelancing in China, she experienced Covid-19 symptoms including fever, coughing, and breathing difficulties were quarantined at Dong Van District General Hospital on April 7. Doctors stated the language barrier had caused difficulties in tracing the girl’s medical history.