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#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: One new case confirmed in Al Dawasir #cluster (@SaudiMOH, Mar. 12 ‘17)


Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: One new case confirmed in Al Dawasir cluster.

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: '1 New Confirmed Coronavirus Case Recorded'



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

  1. F, 32, Saudi, Wadi Al’Awasir, stable; *


{*} Secondary case (household contact).


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

  1. F, 32, Saudi, Al’Awasir;
  2. F, 39, Saudi, Al’Awasir.

New Deaths:

  • No Reports

Cumulative number of cases and deaths since 2012:

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

  • 1574At least 653 - 16



Keywords: Saudi Arabia; Updates; MERS-CoV.