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Recovery from severe novel coronavirus infection.

@article{Albarrak2012RecoveryFS,
  title={Recovery from severe novel coronavirus infection.},
  author={Ali M. Albarrak and Gwen M. Stephens and Roger Hewson and Ziad A. Memish},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 12},
  pages={
          1265-9
        }
}
We describe the third confirmed case of novel coronavirus infection in a resident of the Arabian Peninsula. Our patient presented, as did 2 prior cases, with severe pneumonia and renal dysfunction requiring intensive care support including assisted ventilation. However, unlike the earlier cases, and despite underlying chronic disease and a single kidney, he survived his infection and has been discharged home. The Ministry of Health continues active surveillance for additional cases. As this… 

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