News & Perspective

Jun 07, 2017

Jun 07, 2017
Oxygenation

WHO reports 3 Saudi hospital MERS clusters, new cases in UAE, Qatar

Also, the Saudi MOH reports 5 new cases in Riyadh, 4 of which are healthcare-related.

Apr 04, 2017

Apr 04, 2017
Dialysis

Ten Saudi MERS cases linked to hospital outbreak

The outbreak includes 2 healthcare workers who have asymptomatic infections.

Mar 22, 2017

Mar 22, 2017
Camels

Qatar reports its first MERS case of 2017

The case, involving a 62-year-old man, is likely locally acquired, and Saudi officials, meanwhile, report MERS in 4 camel herds.

Jun 29, 2016

Jun 29, 2016
Pregnant belly

As more Saudi MERS noted, study details risks in pregnant patients

In the study, 4 of 5 pregnancies had poor outcomes, with 2 maternal deaths.

Jun 15, 2016

Jun 15, 2016
MERS virus

MERS sickens 2 Saudis as study reveals new recombinant clade

The new MERS-CoV clade was implicated in a surge of 2015 illnesses.

Jun 13, 2016

Jun 13, 2016
Qatar map

Qatar, Saudi Arabia report new MERS cases

Qatar reports its third case of the year, while Saudi Arabia confirms an illness linked to camel exposure.

Mar 10, 2016

Mar 10, 2016
Saudi camel farm

Saudi Arabia reports 5 new MERS cases, 1 fatal

The total in the Buraydah hospital outbreak climbed to 17, while a WHO report on a recent fatal Qatar case noted a camel farm connection.

Jun 09, 2015

Jun 09, 2015

South Korea reports 8 more MERS cases, 1 fatal

Multiple hospital visits could be fueling the spread, and early genetic tests show no worrisome signs.

Jun 03, 2015

Jun 03, 2015
ICU patient

Five more South Korean MERS cases lift total to 35

The WHO said little is known about virus spread in the outbreak but noted transmission is more common in health settings.

May 26, 2015

May 26, 2015
Korean doctors

South Korea, Saudi Arabia confirm more MERS cases

South Korea has 2 more MERS cases—5 total—and Saudi Arabia reports 4 new infections.

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