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11 Mar 2017

#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: Six New Cases reported (@SaudiMOH, Mar. 11 ‘17)

 

Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: Six New Cases reported.

Subject: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Epidemic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, daily update.

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

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Six New MERS cases reported on March 10-11 2017

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

  1. F, 39, Saudi, Wadi Al’Awasir, stable; *
  2. F, 52, Saudi, Wadi Al’Awasir, stable; **
  3. F, 56, Saudi, Wadi Al’Awasir, stable; *
  4. M, 72, Saudi, Wadi Al’Awasir, critical; *
  5. M, 39, foreign, Wadi Al’Awasir, asymptomatic; ***, *
  6. M, 79, Saudi, Al Qunfundah, stable; §

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{*} Secondary cases (nosocomial infections);

{**} Secondary case (household contact of a confirmed case).

{***} Health care professional.

{§} Primary case (contact with camels).

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New Recoveries:

  • No reports

New Deaths:

  • No reports

Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

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

  • 1578At least 653 - 17

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.

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