Middle East Respiratory Syndrome
Officials in Orlando released an update on the first patient in Florida to contract Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.
All of the health care workers who came in contact with a Saudi man infected with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, have tested negative for the rare virus, according to the Florida Department of Heath.
A sobering warning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now greets passengers at Miami International Airport.
While a man from Saudi Arabia recovers in an Orlando hospital with the second confirmed case of MERS, two health workers at the Orlando hospital where he was admitted are being evaluated for the disease.
The second confirmed case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the U.S. is in Orlando.
The World Health Organization said another patient has been infected with the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus which is related to the SARS virus.