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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a respiratory illness and is caused by a coronavirus called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). MERS-CoV was first reported in 2012 in Saudi Arabia.
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infection Confirmed in Northwestern Indiana [News release 5/2/2014]
Hospital Workers and Patient's Family Test Negative for MERS [News release 5/7/2014]
MERS Patient Released From Hospital [News release 5/10/2014]
This page was last reviewed on May 27, 2014.
This page was last updated on July 11, 2014.