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The two cases identified in Abu Dhabi, UAE, were roommates.The case reported to WHO on 9 April 2017 (31-year-old) passed away on 16 April 2017 and the second case reported to WHO on 11 April 2017, identified through tracing of household contacts, is asymptomatic and has been admitted to a negative pressure isolation room on a ward in hospital.
It is not always possible to identify patients with MERS-Co V early because like other respiratory infections, the early symptoms of MERS-Co V are non-specific.
), is a federal absolute monarchy in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west and Iran to the north.
In 2013, the UAE's population was 9.2 million, of which 1.4 million are Emirati citizens and 7.8 million are expatriates.
The source of infection of the 31-year-old MERS case is under investigation.
Contact tracing of household and healthcare contacts is ongoing.
Detailed information concerning the cases can be found in a separate document (see link below).