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Medicine / MERS Virus #1117128

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 02, 2014
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Princeton, New Jersey: Nancy Snyderman) A case of the MERS virus brought back by a health care worker to the US from the Middle East featured; map shown of the patient’s route from Saudi Arabia to Indiana; details given about the spread of the disease and the death toll in Saudi Arabia. [Vanderbilt University Medical Center Dr. William SCHAFFNER†- says there has not been a case of person-to-person transmission outside of the health care setting.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:02:10

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