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Two New Cases of #MERS #Coronavirus reported by #Saudi Arabia (@SaudiMOH, August 6 ‘17)


Title: Two 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: '2 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Recorded'

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8/6/2017

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New Cases Reported:

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

  1. Female, 25, foreign, Domat Al Jandal, stable; *, **, §
  2. Male, 38, Saudi, Najran, deceased; ***

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

{**} Health Care professional;

{§} Asymptomatic case;

{***} Primary case (exposure history under investigation).

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Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1687
  • Total No. of Deaths: 686
  • Patients under treatment: 7
  • Case-Fatality Rate: 41%

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.

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