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First US Ebola Case - Any Under Surveillance?


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Temitope Akinola
Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has finally find its way to the US. The patient in Dallas hospital has been confirmed to test positive for Ebola Virus. This is the first confirmed case of Ebola Virus Disease in US, other previous cases were diagnosed outside US.

Media reports has it that the patient diagnosed of Ebola in US has just traveled from Liberia to the US before developing symptoms for the disease.
Is this another Patrick Sawyer or what? Who are the primary contacts of this Ebola patient and how many of them have been quarantined or under surveillance?
Can we fear the disease has been transmitted already to some few other people in the US?
 
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