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New York officials reassure city as man tests positive for Ebola
New York officials reassure city as man tests positive for Ebola

Ebola turned up in the nation’s largest city Thursday when a Manhattan doctor who had treated victims of the deadly virus in Africa tested positive for it, less than a month after Ebola killed one person and sickened two nurses in Texas. The patient, identified as Dr. Craig Allen Spencer, had been working with the medical aid group Doctors Without Borders in Guinea, one of three West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak. More than 4,800 people are thought to have died in West Africa since the first case was detected in December. Spencer, 33, was in isolation and intensive care at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan late Thursday. One of three people known to have had...

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