Ebola hemorrhagic fever


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a severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus

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Ebola hemorrhagic fever transmission and risk factors of contacts, Uganda.
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Ebola hemorrhagic fever outbreaks in Gabon, 1994-1997: epidemiologic and health control issues.
WHAT IS EBOLA TRANSMISSION TREATMENT EBOLA virus disease, formerly known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a severe and often fatal illness with a death rate of up to 90 per cent.
According to the Panel, Ebola hemorrhagic fever is a disease caused by 4 species of ebolavirus.
Key facts: Ebola virus disease (EVD), formerly known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal illness in humans.
As the number of deaths from Ebola hemorrhagic fever approached and passed the 1,000 mark, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that clinical trials of a preventative vaccine for the Ebola virus made by British pharma company GlaxoSmithKline may begin this month and be made available by 2015.
Future work will examine how much further out treatment can be delayed in MARV-Angola as well as in Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Dr.
The Foreign Ministry of Kyrgyzstan has recommended citizens of Kyrgyzstan planning to visit Liberia and other African countries to comply with required sanitary norms, to reduce contacts with local population or to refrain from trip at all in connection with outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone.
The Health Ministry has prepared a special action plan to address any possible cases of Ebola hemorrhagic fever, that will be implemented if and when the need arises, an official press release said on Wednesday, underlining at the same time that there is no reason to worry.
Ebola, also known as Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal illness in humans, with a fatality rate of greater than 50%.
The Ebola hemorrhagic fever caused by the virus is one of the most known lethal diseases," he said, adding that the virus was first discovered in 1976 in a tropical district to the west of Sudan, near Zaire (now called the Democratic Republic of Congo).
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ebola hemorrhagic fever is one of many viral hemorrhagic fevers.
Many of the diseases of concern, such as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, have no effective treatments, she adds.
Ebola hemorrhagic fever is one of the most virulent diseases known to humankind.