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Middle East respiratory syndrome

Health ministry tightens epidemic prevention measures

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Health ministry tightens epidemic prevention measures

The Ministry of Health has tightened epidemic prevention measures amid the threat posed by dangerous diseases such as of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, dengue fever, hand-foot-mouth and avian influenza.

Ho Chi Minh City braces for MERS-CoV, H7N9

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Ho Chi Minh City braces for MERS-CoV, H7N9

Medical stations in Ho Chi Minh City have been urged to increase inspections to promptly detect any patients who are suspected of having Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) or avian influenza H7N9, and swiftly contain them.

Dangerous infectious diseases may appear in Vietnam: official

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Dangerous infectious diseases may appear in Vietnam: official

There is an observable risk that some dangerous infectious diseases currently prevalent somewhere else in the globe, especially the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV), may make their way to Vietnam, according to the Ministry of Health’s General Department of Preventive Medicine.

Hanoi increases surveillance for Mers virus

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Hanoi increases surveillance for Mers virus

The Hanoi Health Department has intensified health checks and inspections at Noi Bai International Airport in the face of the complex development of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS-CoV) in the world.

HCM City works hard to prevent Middle East respiratory syndrome

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HCM City works hard to prevent Middle East respiratory syndrome

Following the unpredictable development of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS-CoV) infections, Ho Chi Minh City’s Health Department has requested related units to prevent the spread of the disease into Vietnam, especially by intensifying inspection works in international airports and border gates.