First U.S. patient of deadly MERS virus responding to treatment
May 5, 2014
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A healthcare worker being treated in Indiana with the first U.S. case of the often fatal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is in good condition and improving daily, the state health department says. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Newsy (May 12, 2014) A second U.S. MERS case was confirmed Monday. The patient is a Florida health care worker believed to have treated MERS patients in Saudi Arabia.
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AP (May 30, 2013) Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases says the MERS virus isn't yet a 'threat to the world' as the World Health Organization warned. He says it could be if ... watch video
AP (May 5, 2014) Health officials say the first patient in the U.S. diagnosed with the mysterious MERS virus from the Middle East is in good condition and could be released soon from an Indiana hospital. (May ... watch video
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Newsy (May 3, 2014) Health officials have reported the first case of MERS in the U.S. — an unidentified doctor from Indiana who had recently traveled to Saudi Arabia.
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AP (Oct. 5, 2014) CDC Director Tom Frieden said Sunday that Tomas Eric Duncan, the lone Ebola patient in the U.S., has taken a 'turn for the worse' in his fight to recover from the potentially-deadly virus. (Oct. ... watch video
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