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8 Feb 2017

#HK, Suspected case tests negative for #MERS-CoV (CHP, Feb. 8 ‘17)


Title: #HK, Suspected case tests negative for #MERS-CoV.

Subject: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, suspected imported case in Hong Kong.

Source: Centre for Health Protection, Hong Kong PRC SAR, full page: (LINK).

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Suspected case tests negative for MERS-CoV


The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health today (February 8) reported that the suspected case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) pending results yesterday (February 7) tested negative for MERS Coronavirus upon preliminary testing.


Ends/Wednesday, February 8, 2017 / Issued at HKT 18:00 / NNNN


Keywords: HK PRC SAR; Updates; MERS-CoV.