First virus patient in Hyderabad now recovering after plasma therapy

By: News Desk      Published: 10:18 PM, 5 May, 2020
First virus patient in Hyderabad now recovering after plasma therapy
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The first coronavirus patient has successfully undergone plasma transfusion at Civil Hospital in Hyderabad, the second largest city in the Sindh Province.

According to Civil Hospital Medical Superintendent Shahid Junejo, the condition of the patient, Abdul Sattar from Sanghar, has improved after the plasma therapy.

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The MS says that now the patient’s blood pressure and oxygen saturation are normal. He said that patient’s respiratory and pulse rate too are normal.