South Korea Confirms Country’s First MERS Case In Patient Returning From Bahrain
Reuters: South Korea reports first case of MERS virus; patient stable
“South Korean health officials on Wednesday confirmed the country’s first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in a patient who recently returned from Bahrain and is in stable condition after being treated for a high fever and cough…” (Cho, 5/20).
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