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Title: MERS-CoV Epidemic in Saudi Arabia, situation update.

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' Today



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

  1. M, 50, Saudi, Jeddah, stable; *
  2. F, 67, Saudi, Buraidah, critical; **


{*} Primary case (contact with camels);

{**} Secondary case (infection acquired in a health care setting).


New Recoveries:

  • No reports

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

  1. F, 73, Saudi, Buraidah.

Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since June 2012:

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

  • 1535 – At least 639 -  9 


{*} The figures are subject to changes and should be taken only for reference.



Keywords: Saudi Arabia; Updates; MERS-CoV.