HCMC – The Ministry of Health has reported one more Covid-19 death, a 66-year-old male resident of Danang City, raising the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 14 as of tonight, August 10.
The deceased, previously tagged as the 436th, had a medical history of end-stage kidney failure and was receiving treatment at the Intensive Care and Toxic Department of Danang Hospital from July 6 to 28, said Deputy Ministry of Health Nguyen Truong Son.
He tested positive for the coronavirus on July 26 and suffered a cardiac arrest many times at Danang Hospital.
Since being transferred to Hue Central Hospital on July 28, he had been receiving intensive care and continuous blood purification treatment.
The man fell into a coma from August 2 and was pronounced dead at 9.00 a.m. today.