On May 2, 2014, the first confirmed case of MERS-CoV was reported in a traveler to the United States. This is the only confirmed case in the United States. CDC is working very quickly to investigate this first U.S. case of MERS and respond to minimize the spread of this virus.
Countries With Lab-Confirmed MERS Cases
Countries in the Arabian Peninsula with Cases
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Countries with Travel-associated Cases
- United Kingdom (UK)
- United States of America (USA)