Doctors conduct ‘successful’ plasma therapy trial on Hyderabad coronavirus patient


Photo: file HYDERABAD: A coronavirus patient at the city’s Civil Hospital has shown improvement after being given plasma therapy, a senior official at the health facility said on Tuesday. The Sindh Health Department on Thursday had allowed three hospitals in the province ? two in Karachi and one in Hyderabad ? to start experimental use of COVID-19 convalescent plasma for the treatment of patients who are infected with the novel coronavirus and are showing moderate to severe symptoms.