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#MERS-CoV, #Saudi Arabia: Two New Cases reported in the last 24 hours (@SaudiMOH, Dec. 29 ‘16)


Title: MERS-CoV, Saudi Arabia: Two New Cases reported in the last 24 hours.

Subject: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Epidemic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, daily update.

Source: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health, full page: (LINK).

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MOH: 'Two New Coronavirus Cases Recorded Today



New Cases: [Sex, Age, Citizenship, Resident in, Health Status, Note]

  1. F, 30, foreign, Aseer, stable; *, **
  2. F, 41, foreign, Aseer, stable; *, **


{*} Secondary cases; infection acquired in healthcare settings;

{**} Health care professional.


New Recoveries: [Sex, Age, Citizenship, Resident in]

  1. M, 90, Saudi, Mahd Al Dhahab.

New Deaths:

  • No reports

Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since June 2012:

[Total No. of Cases – Total No. of Deaths – Patients under treatment]

  • 1519At least 631 - 12



Keywords: Saudi Arabia; Updates; MERS-CoV.