Libya initiates the use of COVID-19 plasma treatment

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Libya initiates the use of COVID-19 plasma treatment

July 19, 2020 - 11:32
Written by: RabiaGolden

Libya has begun treatment for the Coronavirus by using blood plasma of patients who have recovered from the virus.

The National Center for Disease Control (NCDC), clarified that blood plasma samples from two recovered patients were extracted, having tested the level of plasma antibodies present.

The NCDC added in a statement, that those patients in critical condition are being treated with the blood plasma, stressing that the results so far have been positive, stating that the Scientific Committee performing these procedures is highly qualified and experienced in blood plasma transfusions.