Exportations of symptomatic cases of mers-cov infection to countries outside the middle east

Cristina Carias, Justin J. O’Hagan, Amy Jewett, Manoj Gambhir, Nicole J. Cohen, Yoni Haber, Nicki T Pesik, David L Swerdlow

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In 2012, an outbreak of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), was detected in the Arabian Peninsula. Modeling can produce estimates of the expected annual number of symptomatic cases of MERS-CoV infection exported and the likelihood of exportation from source countries in the Middle East to countries outside the region.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)723-725
Number of pages3
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2016

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