Relapse in patient with MERS virus in South Korea

The last patient to be discharged from the hospital after the end of the MERS coV virus outbreak has been re-admitted to the hospital due to a relapse. All contacts remain well, so far, and the situation is stable. There are no indications that this virus will spread in the community.


There is essentially no risk of exposure to this virus for the general traveller. There is no reasons to change any travel plans for visiting this country.