[Source: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health, full page in Arabic: (LINK). Automatic translation.]
Novel Coronavirus, Saudi Arabia: A previously confirmed case has died
May 26 2013
The Ministry of Health is continuing investigation on the epidemic of infections with Novel Coronavirus (MERS-CoV); today it announced the death of one of the cases infected previously in the province of Al-Ahsa, a woman aged 81 years, was suffering for chronic medical condition (…).
The ministry explained that positive cases were recorded in Al-Ahsa province since 18/05/2013, laboratory tests were also conducted for sample number 49 within twenty-four hours from different areas, and the results were negative thankfully.
The ministry has shown that - thankfully - have converged to heal 9 cases since the first case of the disease in the Kingdom, all of which came out of health facilities.