Emerging Infections & Flu
This interim guidance, provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Evaluation, addresses patient evaluation, reporting and more related to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.
This Center for Disease Control website provides access to the Journal Emerging Infectious Diseases and other resources.
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is viral respiratory illness first reported in Saudi Arabia in 2012. It is caused by a coronavirus called MERS-CoV.