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One #Fatal Case of #MERS #Coronavirus has been reported in #Riyadh, #Saudi Arabia (@SaudiMOH, Jun 16 ‘17)

Title: One Fatal Case of MERS has been reported in Riyadh, 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: '1 New Confirmed Coronavirus Case Recorded'


New Case Reported:

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

  1. Male, 68, foreign, Riyadh, deceased; *


{*} Secondary case (infection acquired in a health care facility.


Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1643
  • Total No. of Deaths: 674
  • Patients in treatment: 19
  • Case-Fatality Rate: 41%



Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.