Saudi Arabia MoH confirmed five new MERS-CoV cases, 1 fatal
(December 25 2013)
In the context of the work of epidemiological investigation and ongoing follow-up carried out by the Ministry of Health for the Novel coronavirus that causes Middle East respiratory syndrome Ministry announces the registration of five cases in Riyadh.
The first citizen at the age of 57 years old, suffers from several chronic diseases and receiving treatment for intensive care, asking God cured him.
The second citizen at the age of 73 years old, had been suffering from several chronic diseases, has passed away, may he rest in peace.
The third is a resident at the age of 43 years, working in the health sector and with close contact with one of the confirmed case and has no symptoms.
The fourth to a resident at the age of 35 years, working in the health sector and with contacts with confirmed cases and has no symptoms.
Fifth citizen at the age of 27 years, working in the health sector and with contact with confirmed cases and has no symptoms. We ask God's healing them all.