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Family, friends question medical care given Texas Ebola patient
Family, friends question medical care given Texas Ebola patient

Family and friends of the first person to die of Ebola in the United States condemned the medical care that Thomas Eric Duncan received and called for a full examination of the case. Duncan, 42, who was from Liberia, died Wednesday in Dallas after being infected with Ebola in Africa. He had been in isolation, being treated with an experimental drug, since Sept. 28. Hours after Duncan’s death was announced, his fiancee, Louise Troh, called for an examination of how Duncan was treated. “I trust a thorough examination will take place regarding all aspects of his care,” she said in a statement. Duncan, who had left Liberia Sept. 19, was treated at Texas Health...

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