6 Jul 2013

MERS-CoV, Saudi Arabia: 3 new confirmed cases, 2 new deaths (Min. of Health, July 5 2013): 65 cases, 38 deaths so far

[Source: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health, full page in Arabic: (LINK). Automatic translation.]

MERS-CoV, Saudi Arabia: 3 new confirmed cases, 2 new deaths (Min. of Health, July 5 2013): 65 cases, 38 deaths so far

(July 5 2013)

 

[The new cases are:] Two Riyadh residents, aged 66 and 69 years old, hospitalized in intensive care, and the a resident working in the health sector to dig subcontractors.

The ministry also announced the death of [three] previously announced [confirmed cases], the first in the Eastern Region - a 53 years old -, and the other a child aged two years in the area of ​​Jeddah, and suffers chronic diseases of the lungs.

77 [clinical samples] have been checked in laboratory and the results were negative except for what was announced.

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