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One New Case of #MERS #Coronavirus reported in #Riyadh, #Saudi Arabia (@SaudiMOH, Jun 17 ‘17)

Title: One New Case of MERS Coronavirus 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: One Novel Coronavirus Case Reported


New Case Reported:

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

  1. Female, 41, foreign, Riyadh, stable; *, #, §


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

{§} Health care professional;

{#} Asymptomatic case.


Cumulative number of confirmed cases and deaths since 2012:

  • Total No. of Cases: 1649
  • Total No. of Deaths: 676
  • Patients in treatment: 16
  • Case-Fatality Rate: 41%



Keywords: MERS-CoV; Updates; Saudi Arabia.