Category: Infectious Disease
Posted on Thursday, 30 July 2015,
By Mohammed Rasooldeen - Arab News
RIYADH: One of two women infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) died here in Riyadh, while the other patient is being treated at a hospital in Al-Kharj, some 60 km from the capital. Since June 2012, the Ministry of Health has reported 1,056 MERS cases in the Kingdom which included 467 deaths, 582 recoveries and seven patients currently receiving treatment in various hospitals.