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Texas health care worker who looked after Ebola victim tests positive



A health care worker in the US who looked after an Ebola patient who later died has now tested positive in a preliminary test.

That announcement from Texas health officials, who say further testing is needed to confirm the diagnosis.

They say the worker had looked after Liberian man Thomas Duncan, who became the US’s first Ebola fatality.

The worker reported a slight fever on Friday night and was isolated and referred for testing.

Health officials say they were prepared for the possibility o…
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Texas health care worker who looked after Ebola victim tests positive

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