Four more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from the Củ Chi field hospital in HCM City on Saturday, bringing the total number of patients given the all-clear in Vietnam to 90.
The recovered patients in full are:
Patient number 80, male, 18, Vietnamese nationality, was admitted to the hospital on March 18. During treatment, the patient tested negative three times for SARS-CoV-2 from March 28 to April 2.
Patient number 81, male, 20, Vietnamese nationality, was admitted to hospital on March 20. He has had three tests and all were negative for SARS-CoV-2 on March 31, April 1 and 2.
Patient number 82, female, 16, Vietnamese nationality, was admitted to hospital on March 20. Her tests were negative for SARS-CoV-2 for three times from March 30 to April 2.
Patient number 83, female, 50, United States nationality, was admitted to hospital on March 20. Her tests were negative for SARS-CoV-2 three times on March 31, April 1 and April 2.
All patients will continue to be isolated and monitored for the next 14 days.
As of 7.50am today, the world has reported 1,097,810 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 205 countries and territories, including 239 in Việt Nam. The death toll rose to 59,140 and no fatalities have been reported in Việt Nam, according to the Việt Nam Public Health Emergency Response Centre.