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#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: Two new cases reported on May 8 2017 (@SaudiMOH, edited)

 

Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: Two new cases reported on May 8 2017.

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

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

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MOH: '2 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Recorded'

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5/8/2017

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New Confirmed Cases:

[Sex, Age, Citizenship, Resident in, Health Status, Note]

  1. Male, 75, Saudi, Al Namas, deceased; *
  2. Female, 40, Saudi, Hufuf, stable; *

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{*} Exposure history under investigation.

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Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1603
  • Total No. of Deaths: 664
  • Patients currently hospitalized: 6
  • Apparent Case-Fatality Rate: 41.4%

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Saudi Arabia; Updates.

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