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15 May 2017

#MERS #Epidemic in #Saudi Arabia: Two new cases reported on May 15 2017 (@SaudiMOH, edited)

 

Title: MERS Epidemic in Saudi Arabia: Two new cases reported on May 15 2017.

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

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

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MOH: '2 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Recorded'

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5/15/2017

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New Cases reported:

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

  1. Male, 33, foreign, Riyadh, stable; *, **, #
  2. Female, 30, foreign, Riyadh, stable; *, **, #

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{*} Secondary cases (infection acquired in a health care setting);

{**} Health care professional;

{#} Asymptomatic cases.

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Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1608
  • Total No. of Deaths: 665
  • Patients currently on treatment: 5
  • Apparent Case-Fatality Rate: 41.4%

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.

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