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#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: One New Case reported on March 27 2017 (@SaudiMOH, edited)


Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: One New Case reported on March 27 2017.

Subject: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Epidemic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, current situation.

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

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MOH: '1 New Confirmed Coronavirus Case Recorded'



New Case(s) reported:

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

  1. M, 54, Saudi, Al Karj, stable; *


{*} Primary case (contact with camels).


Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Confirmed Cases: 1581
  • Total No. of Deaths: 659
  • Patients currently on treatment: 10
  • Apparent Case Fatality Rate: 41.6%



Keywords: Saudi Arabia; Updates; MERS-CoV.