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Duke University patient tests negative for Ebola, remains in isolation

A patient in an isolation ward at Duke University Hospital has tested negative for Ebola after developing a fever after a trip to Liberia, North Carolina state public health officials announced Monday morning. Officials said the patient will remain in isolation while the first test result, which is considered preliminary, is confirmed by follow-up testing. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services said the patient, who was not identified, had no known exposure to Ebola and had no other symptoms besides the fever. The patient arrived from Liberia at Newark Liberty International Airport on Friday, traveled to Person County in northern North Carolina Saturday and...

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