Five things you need to know about MERS

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Five things you should know about Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a viral respiratory illness that was first identified in Saudi Arabia in 2012. Find out how it is transmitted and is it possible to have a human-to-human transmission, as well as what are the signs and symptoms of this illness and why it is difficult to detect cases early.

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