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Dr. Rick Sacra, an American doctor who contracted the Ebola virus in Africa, speaks as Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick listens. (Corbis)

Ten people have been quarantined after coming into contact with a patient with Ebola-like symptoms in Nigeria, a year after health officials declared the country Ebola-free. "We have sent blood samples for testing and quarantined identified contacts," saod the hospital's chief medical director, Queeneth Kalu. Last year Nigeria was hailed as a “spectacular success story,” according to the World Health Organization, after containing the Ebola virus in July 2014.

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Just five Ebola cases left in Liberia, government says

Liberia, once the epicentre of West Africa's deadly Ebola epidemic, has just five remaining confirmed cases of the disease, a senior health official said on Friday, highlighting the country's success in halting new infections. The worst Ebola outbreak on record has killed more than 8,600 people in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. Earlier this year at the height of the outbreak in Liberia, hospitals without beds for new patients were forced to turn away victims and bodies were left in the…

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U.S. soldier monitoring himself for Ebola dies near Texas base

DALLAS (Reuters) - A U.S. Army soldier who just returned from West Africa and was self-monitoring for Ebola symptoms was found dead on Tuesday near the Texas base where he was posted, Fort Hood officials said.  Army officials said initial screening results showed the soldier was not infected with Ebola. A more conclusive test was underway "and results will be released when complete to confirm the preliminary findings," they said in a statement. ...

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'Thousands' of Ebola deaths likely unreported: WHO expert

A team of funeral agents specialised in the burial of victims of the Ebola virus put a body in a grave at the Fing Tom cemetery in Freetown, on October 10, 2014

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Nurse who fought Maine Ebola quarantine moving out of state: report

(Reuters) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa and publicly fought quarantine orders in New Jersey and Maine after returning to the United States last month has decided to move away from her home state, a newspaper in Maine reported. Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur, plan to leave Maine after Nov. 10, or the expiration of the monitoring period for the virus' 21-day incubation, according to the Press Herald newspaper. Wilbur did not say where the couple planned to ...

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Nigerian health official uses a thermometer on a worker at the arrivals hall of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria, Aug. 4, 2014.. (File Photo/AP)