(News.am) A child in Vietnam suffers from a bizarre condition that causes her to sweat blood and is triggered by stress.
Doctors believe the unnamed 11-year-old has hematidrosis, a phenomenon poorly understood by science because of its rarity.
The girl, from the Dak Doa district, started to show symptoms of the condition while preparing for her exams a few months ago.
She was initially diagnosed with a skin infection and given a course of medication, but the problem continued and doctors had to reconsider.
Now medics at the Quy Hoa National Leprosy Dermatology Hospital believe that the girl has hematidrosis.