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Deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome spreads to Egypt

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Deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome spreads to Egypt

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Egypt has had its first case of the potentially deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS.)

It was detected in an Egyptian who had recently returned from Saudi Arabia.

The virus, which can cause coughing, fever and 
pneumonia, has spread from the Gulf to Europe and 
has already caused over 90 deaths.