Egypt Independent

Health ministry to give details on Assiut’s mysterious virus Tuesday

Details of an unknown virus suspected of being the cause of death for three people and the culprit in the infection of dozens of others in Assiut over the past few weeks will be revealed in a press conference on Tuesday, the Health and Population Ministry said Monday.
Minister Ahmad Emad-el-din Rady will also declare the number of people who have been hospitalized in the province, as well as the test results for blood and serum samples taken from patients to determine the reason behind the small-scale epidemic.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm