RIYADH, Sept 11 (KUNA) -- Prince Sultan Military Medical City in Riyadh
denied Wednesday reports on spread of Coronavirus inside the city's emergency
According to a press statement quoted by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), the
city dismissed claims that a Saudi nurse died from the virus, pointing out
that the truth that there were two virus cases came from outside the city, and
that medics took all necessary preventive measures in similar cases.
The statement added, out of the two cases, one coronavirus patient died and
was announced in a previous statement, while the other patient died but due to
the presence of a virus companion, leading to her death."
The statement confirmed that medics conducted medical checkup to more than
health practitioners and patients numbered close to 300 cases, noting that
five coronavirus cases were discovered, in addition to receiving two cases
coming from their residence.
The statement added that most of these cases are generally recovering from
symptoms and are receiving the necessary medical care in the city. (end)
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