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Surgeon who got Ebola in Africa arrives at Nebraska hospital
Surgeon who got Ebola in Africa arrives at Nebraska hospital

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working to combat the outbreak of the virus in Sierra Leone arrived Saturday in Nebraska for treatment at a special medical facility, according to hospital officials. Taylor Wilson, spokesman for Nebraska Medical Center, declined to identify the patient but said he arrived and was admitted to Nebraska Medical Center after 5 p.m. Central time. Steve Dennie, communications director for the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, told the Los Angeles Times that the patient is Dr. Martin Salia, 44. Salia is a citizen of Sierra Leone, Dennie told The Times, and has family members residing in the U.S. Salia arrived at Eppley Airfield in Omaha and was...

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