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MERS Statistics(August_30)

  • Date : 2015-08-30
  • Hit : 2458

¨ Table 1. Current status of MERS cases in the Republic of Korea

Classification

of cases

Laboratory- confirmed cases

Discharged

Deaths

Under Treatment

Released from quarantine

Total

186

141

36

9*

16,693

No additional confirmed cases have been reported for 56 straight days since July 4.

*8 out of the 9confirmed cases under treatment tested negative for MERS-CoVandare being treated in general wards.

Currently, 6 cases are in a stable conditionwhile3are unstable. The 3 unstable cases are relying on devices such as an artificial respirator or ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) for the maintenance of oxygen saturation.

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