Socialist Republic of Viet Namベトナム社会主義共和国


Vietnam achieved the elimination of leprosy as a public health problem (defined by the WHO as a prevalence rate of less than 1 case per 10,000 people) in 1995.Although leprosy is treatable on an outpatient basis, in the past many patients were treated at sanatoria. As of 2010, there were still 20 sanatoria in the country.