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7 May 2018

One New Confirmed #MERS #Coronavirus case reported by #Saudi Arabia (MoH, May 3-5 '18)

          

Title:

One New Confirmed MERS Coronavirus case reported by Saudi Arabia (MoH, May 3-5 '18).

Subject:

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in Saudi Arabia, daily update.

Source:

Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health, full page: (May 3, LINK), (May 4, LINK), (May 5, LINK).

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MOH: '1 New Confirmed Coronavirus Case Recorded'

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May 3 - 5 2018


New Case Reported:

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

  1. Male, 66, Saudi, Hufuf, Critical; *

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{*} Primary case (direct contact with camels);

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Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1838 {§}
  • Total No. of Deaths: 744
  • Patients currently under treatment: 3
  • Case-Fatality Rate: 40.5%

{§} This figure and those below might not be representing actual ones because of inconsistencies in daily reports.

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Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.

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