Oman announces first Mers infection

Oman announces first Mers infection
The MERS virus causes a lung infection and Sars-like symptoms such fever, as cough and breathing trouble. It also causes rapid kidney failure. Scientists suggest that the virus could have been trasmitted from bats and urge vigilance keep a lookout for suspected cases, warning that the virus may spark a new global crisis if it mutates into a form that spreads more easily.

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