August 26, 2013
Doha - Qena: The Supreme Council of Health registered new cases of Corona virus infection that causes respiratory syndrome Middle East so as to patient-old Qatari 29 years Mkhalt to confirmed cases and suffers from asthma and several risk factors. The Council stated in a press release that the patient was detected and diagnosis of the disease at the National Center for flu, samples were also sent to a reference laboratory abroad to confirm the diagnosis. The statement added that the patient - which is in a critical condition - currently receiving treatment in intensive care.
The Council stressed the continued surveillance and monitoring of the disease and strengthen infection control measures and isolation of all cases of acute respiratory infections.