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Wednesday, August 28, 2013
#MERS #Coronavirus Saudi man dies of coronavirus Mers
August 28, 2013
Riyadh: A Saudi man has died of the coronavirus Mers , bringing the kingdom’s death toll from the Sars-like virus to 42, health authorities said on Wednesday, adding a new case was registered.
The 38-year-old man who died in the eastern city of Hafr Al Baten had been “suffering from a severe lung infection”, the health ministry said on its website.
It said that an expatriate in the western city of Madinah suffering from chronic kidney failure was under intensive care after he contracted the virus, which began in the kingdom’s Eastern Province.
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