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Has their ever been a case of someone having the ebola virus in the u.S.?!?!

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Ebola

Regarding current Ebola outbreak you are probably now aware that a man who had direct contact with Ebola traveled from Nigeria to Dallas, Texas - developing Ebola sx's 5 days after arrival in the US.
The CDC is monitoring each of the man's contacts for 21 days. Two missionaries were also evacuated from Africa to the US for treatment prior to that. The Reston virus (mutated Ebola Virus) found in

In brief: Ebola

Regarding current Ebola outbreak you are probably now aware that a man who had direct contact with Ebola traveled from Nigeria to Dallas, Texas - developing Ebola sx's 5 days after arrival in the US.
The CDC is monitoring each of the man's contacts for 21 days. Two missionaries were also evacuated from Africa to the US for treatment prior to that. The Reston virus (mutated Ebola Virus) found in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
the US in 1990 is not pathogenic to humans.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

But there was scare about an airborne ebola virus (that luckily didn't cause illness in human) outside washington, dc in the early 1990s.
Read richard preston's the hot zone for details about that.

In brief: No

But there was scare about an airborne ebola virus (that luckily didn't cause illness in human) outside washington, dc in the early 1990s.
Read richard preston's the hot zone for details about that.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
Excellent book, very interesting.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
The answer to your question changed just recently as is mentioned below.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

There are two cases right now, in Atlanta, health care workers under extreme isolation conditions getting the best thought of treatment for the condition.
No case has spontaneously been detected in the USA>

In brief: Yes

There are two cases right now, in Atlanta, health care workers under extreme isolation conditions getting the best thought of treatment for the condition.
No case has spontaneously been detected in the USA>
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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