After a very busy August and early September, we continue to see a slowdown of MERS reports out of Riyadh - with the most recent case reported there on Saturday. We have seen a slow escalation in the number of cases coming from Medina over the past week.
Of the 7 cases reported recently reported out of Medina, 4 have been Health care workers.
Today’s case is listed as a 30 year-old male, non-HCW, whose possible exposure is `under review’. Additionally, the MOH announced 4 recoveries,and 2 deaths.