May 13, 2013
Explained the Ministry of Health that Further to its previous statements and indicated to him at the press conference about the presence of suspected cases infected with Corona has announced the registration of 4 new cases confirmed to citizens in the eastern region converged one of healing and discharged from the hospital while still 3 cases receive treatment and is currently under medical care.
I think the 4 new cases are identified below. The Father. His two Sons and his Daughter.......The Family Cluster.
Saudi Arabia Family Cluster:
Name: Mohammed al-Sheikh (56)**Index Case Father
Adm: Dhahran Hospital. ICU.
sym’s on Adm: high fever, low blood sugar. (diabetic). First 2 days were find.
Note: Coma last 2 days alive. Former Employee at National Oil Co. Saudi Aramco.
Son: Hussein al-Sheikh, Abdulla al-Sheikh, Hanan daughter
Confirmation: Sample still being tested.
Name: Hussein al-Sheikh (27), son of Mohammed al-Sheikh
Onset: 4/18 (3 days after Fathers death)
Adm: Dhahran ICU
Note: Still being tested. Most likely positive. When sick, temp was high, blod oxygen levels were low. So tired could walk for days. Any activity made him cough. PhD student who studies in Canada.
Confirmed: No. Still being tested. Discharged 5/8
Name: Hanan, daugher of Mohammed al-Sheikh
Adm: 5/6 Hospital in district al-Ahsa
Not confirmed yet.
Name: Abdullah al-Sheikh (33), son of Mohammed al-Sheikh
Adm: Hospital in district al-Ahsa