Busan Man Suspected of Having MERS Causes Concern For Health Authorities in Korea

A patient in Busan suspected of suffering from MERS or Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, is concerning health authorities in the nation.

According to Busan’s Sasang-district public health care center yesterday, a man in his 30s who recently came back from the Middle East has been diagnosed with suspicions for MERS, and is currently undergoing epidemiological examination at Dong-A University hospital in Seo-district.

The man reported to a local public health center on the 17th when he came back from a trip from the Middle East on the 13th after feeling unwell.

The health authorities have been checking his blood sample which was taken on the evening of the 18th.

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