A/H1N1 influenza cases in Vietnam increase to 63

Other News Materials 25 June 2009 10:35 (UTC +04:00)

Vietnam's Ministry of Health confirmed seven more A/H1N1 flu cases, bringing total number of infections in the country to 63, local newspaper the New Hanoi reported Thursda, reported Xinhua.

The seven newly-confirmed cases include five in Ho Chi Minh City and two in Hanoi, said the ministry.

In Hanoi, the patients are two students coming back from Australia on June 18, said the newspaper. They are admitted to Hanoi-based National Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases after having symptoms of fever and headache.

The report did not reveal any more information about the five cases in Ho Chi Minh City.  Enditem