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Monday, May 20, 2013
#Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia Death Was A Previous Case
May 20, 2013
The Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia high number of deaths caused by infection with "Corona" to 16 Saudis, after the death of another person Monday.
The ministry said that the patients died after they had been previously announced for his HIV Coruna in the Ahsa region east of the kingdom, where he was suffering chronic heart diseases, diabetes and high blood pressure as well as kidney failure.
The ministry pointed to "the same as one of the wounded of health personnel for healing and discharge from the hospital, knowing that he did not register any new positive cases of HIV infection since the last announcement."