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#MERS-CoV, #Saudi Arabia: Two New Cases reported in the last 48 hours (@SaudiMOH, Oct. 24 ‘16)


Title: MERS-CoV, Saudi Arabia: Two New Cases reported in the last 48 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: '2 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Recorded'



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

  1. M, 58, foreign, Arar, critical; *
  2. M, 55, foreign, Hufuf, died; **


{*} Primary case (contact with animals);

{**} Infection acquired in a health care setting.


New Recoveries:

  • No reports

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

  1. M, 55, foreign, Hufuf;
  2. M, 53, Saudi, Abha.

Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since June 2012:

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

  • 1467At least 614 - 8



Keywords: Saudi Arabia; Updates; MERS-CoV.