Ebola

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Synonyms for Ebola

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

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Ebola virus disease (EVD), formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal illness in humans.
Ebola virus disease, also known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, is the human disease caused by the blood-borne Ebola virus that carries a mortality rate of up to 90 per cent.
Ebola virus disease (EVD), formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever is a severe, often fatal, illness in humans.
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines the Ebola virus disease, formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, as "a severe, often fatal illness" and "one of the world's most virulent diseases.
The most recent outbreaks of Ebola haemorrhagic fever were reported from the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda in 2012.
The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) is helping Ugandan authorities to investigate a case of Ebola haemorrhagic fever which killed a 12-year-old girl in the East African nation earlier this month.
The World Health Organization's (WHO's) latest update on the recent Ebola haemorrhagic fever (EHF) outbreak in Sudan reports that Yambio County health authorities have reassessed the number of cases, revised now to a total of 17 with seven deaths.
Ebola haemorrhagic fever kills 90 per cent of victims who bleed in the mouth and rectum.
The European Commission announced on 17 November that it is taking steps to provide humanitarian assistance worth Euro 250,000 in response to the outbreak of Ebola haemorrhagic fever in the Northern Gulu district of Uganda.