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The 5 recent Omani cases involve women from North Batinah governorate who lived in the same household.
Transmission can be amplified in health settings when early cases aren't identified and isolated early and when proper infection prevention controls aren't in place.
Saudi Arabia has now logged 22 MERS cases in 2019, and at least 4 new cases in Wadi ad-Dawasir were acquired in a healthcare facility.
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