The meeting discussed the distribution of cases, along with an invitation to WHO experts to visit the kingdom in a consultative meeting scheduled end of this month in Riyadh.
In the same context, the ministry providing the Organization in Geneva, the cases that have been recorded, where people since mid-March 2014 thirty-seven positive cases of the virus Corona in five hospitals in Jeddah, after examination (2517) sample of patients and Mkhaltin, and still a work in progress for further examinations of suspected cases and their close contacts, note that the other two cases recorded in the province of his grandfather before that date.
And demonstrated the ministry in its statistics record (21) state of health workers, including (15) cases without symptoms, and (9) cases is believed to injury from the community, and six cases of Mkhaltin for patients and one case Mkhalt my house, and there has symptoms according to the results of the fact- epidemiological this history, Of the total cases registered in Jeddah died (7) patients mercy of God, cases have been registered by the first injury site and the source of infection.
The ministry added that it will occur information, with the confirmation link the cases after conducting genetic screening for the virus as well as the thread will examine the level of antibodies to the cases detected .
She explained that the cases recorded in the province of Jeddah (3 cases ) in Hospital A first source of community and (2) Mkhaltin health while record two cases in Hospital B is sourced from the community and record one case at a hospital in C source community as well as the record one case in Hospital D health worker believes his record of community and (30 cases) in Hospital E 19 Mkhaltin health, and 4 cases of the society and the state Mkhalt home of one of the wounded and 6 cases of patients Mkhaltin Mnomin.
The Ministry of Health continue to follow up and monitor developments related to the virus, "Corona Mirs", and perseverance to inform all citizens and residents and the media on the developments of the situation to the virus.