South Korea MERS outbreak ‘large and complex’ – WHO


Seoul (AFP) – South Korea’s outbreak of the deadly MERS virus is “large and complex” and more cases should be expected, a team of World Health Organization (WHO) experts said on Saturday.
WHO and South Korean health authorities have conducted a joint mission to review the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), the largest outside Saudi Arabia.
The outbreak in South Korea has been spreading at an unusually fast pace, with 138 confirmed infections as of Saturday, with the country’s first case diagnosed on May 20.
South Korea on Saturday reported the 14th death from the disease and 12 new cases, including …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper