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Three New Cases of #MERS #Coronavirus reported by #Saudi Arabia (@SaudiMOH, August 7 ‘17)


Title: Three New Cases of MERS Coronavirus reported by Saudi Arabia.

Subject: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in Saudi Arabia, daily update.

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

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MOH: '3 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Recorded'

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8/7/2017

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New Cases Reported:

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

  1. Male, 50, Saudi, Hayel, critical; *
  2. Male, 16, Saudi, Domat Al Jandal, stable; **
  3. Male, 12, Saudi, Domal Al Jandal, stable; **, §

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{*} Primary case (contact with camels);

{**} Secondary cases (household contact of an infected patient);

{§} Asymptomatic case.

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Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1689
  • Total No. of Deaths: 686
  • Patients under treatment: 9
  • Case-Fatality Rate: 41%

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.

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