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Symptoms of Ebola

Symptoms of Ebola

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Ebola includes the 17 symptoms listed below:

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Ebola:

The signs and symptoms of Ebola HF are not the same for all patients. The table below outlines symptoms of the disease, according to the frequency with which they have been reported in known cases.

Time Frame Symptoms that occur in most Ebola patients Symptoms that occur in some Ebola patients
Within a few days of becoming infected with the virus: high fever, headache, muscle aches, stomach pain, fatigue, diarrhea sore throat, hiccups, rash, red eyes, vomiting blood, bloody diarrhea
Within one week of becoming infected with the virus: chest pain, shock, and death blindness, bleeding

Researchers do not understand why some people are able to recover from Ebola HF and others are not. However, it is known that patients who die usually have not developed a significant immune response to the virus at the time of death (Source: excerpt from Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever: DVRD)

Ebola as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Ebola, it is also important to consider Ebola as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Ebola may cause:

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Ebola. This signs and symptoms information for Ebola has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Ebola signs or Ebola symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Ebola may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Ebola symptoms.


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