Wkly. Epidemiol. Monit. 2009;
World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean ; , Division of Communicable Disease Control ; , Surveillance, Forecasting and Response ;
As of 15 August 2009, a total of 2, 802 laboratory-confirmed cases of Pandemic [H1N1] 2009 were reported to WHO Regional Office by 20 out of 22 Member States of WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region.
There are 8 reported deaths from five countries in the Region [Egypt-1; Iraq-1; Lebanon-1; Qatar-1; and Saudi Arabia-4]