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#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: One New Case reported on March 29 ‘17 (@SaudiMOH, edited)


Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: One New Case reported on March 29 ‘17.

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 reported Case(s):

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

  1. F, 93, Saudi, Buraidah, stable; *


{*} Primary case (contact with camels).


Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1582
  • Total No. of Deaths: 659
  • Patients under treatment: 9
  • Apparent Case-Fatality Rate: 41.6% 



Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.