The Ministry of Health in the afternoon of February 17 stated that 6 patients in Vinh Phuc had negative test results with nCoV, expected to be discharged from hospital tomorrow.

According to the National Steering Committee for the Prevention of Epidemic Covid-19, as of 17:00 on 17 February, the country detected 16 people with Covid-19. Of these, 7 have recovered from the hospital since last week, 9 patients are being quarantined and treated in medical facilities.

Six newly announced patients will be discharged from the hospital on February 18, including two who are being treated at the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, and four are being quarantined at the Binh Xuyen District Health Center, province. Vinh Phuc.
Thus, 13 corona patients have recovered, only 3 cases undergoing isolation treatment. That is a 3-month-old baby being treated at the National Hospital of Pediatrics, the first test result is negative on February 14, February 18 will be tested for the second time. .

An overseas Vietnamese who is being treated at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City has tested negative 3 times, due to other diseases, he is continuing to receive treatment.

The remaining Vinh Phuc patient was the 16th case, confirmed nCoV-positive on 13/2, being treated in Binh Xuyen district and waiting for test results.

These patients are stable health, continue monitoring, isolation treatment.

From February 13 until now, Vietnam has not detected any new positive cases of nCoV.

(Source: Ministry of Health).