A hospital worker (left) checks the temperature of visitors to the Samsung Medical Centre in Seoul, where most of the Mers cases came from. The hospital recently resumed operations after a quarantine-related shutdown. Photo: AFP

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A hospital worker (left) checks the temperature of visitors to the Samsung Medical Centre in Seoul, where most of the Mers cases came from. The hospital recently resumed operations after a quarantine-related shutdown. Photo: AFP
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