Philippines health officials have confirmed a second case of MERS in the country, the first coming in an unrelated incident in January.
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome
South Korean health officials have reported four new cases of MERS in the country, while the health ministry described the outbreak as now being ‘at a crossroads’, rather than ‘levelling off’ as previously described.
South Korean health authorities have reported two new cases of MERS in the country, while Thailand have reported no new cases of the disease.
Thailand health authorities have announced that a total of 175 people were exposed to the country’s only case of MERS, while South Korea reported no new cases of the disease.
South Korea’s outbreak of the MERS virus appears to have ‘levelled off’, according to one South Korean health official, as the country reported just one new case, a day after Thailand announced its first.
Thailand health officials have confirmed the country’s first case of MERS, as an outbreak of the disease continues in South Korea.
Eight new cases of the MERS virus have been reported in South Korea, while officials also announced the 20th death from the current outbreak.
Germany has announced the country’s first death from the MERS virus, following the death of a 65-year-old man from complications stemming from the disease.
South Korea has reported 12 new cases and one new death of MERS, bringing the total infected numbers to 138 and the 14th death from the virus, as the country suffers from an outbreak of the disease.