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Facing its first Ebola test, New York acts quickly and aggressively
Facing its first Ebola test, New York acts quickly and aggressively

City officials here had long worried that a patient infected with Ebola would eventually appear somewhere in this dense, bustling and chaotic city. It could quickly become a public health disaster in a place where strangers huddle together on subway cars and pedestrians jostle for space on crowded sidewalks. The city of 8.3 million people got its first test this week when a doctor who had been treating Ebola patients in the West African nation of Guinea tested positive for the virus after returning to New York and coming down with a fever of 100.3. In the wake of the confusion and missteps that surrounded the first U.S. Ebola diagnoses in Dallas last month, public health officials in...

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