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Ebola: Introduction

Ebola: Ebola hemorrhagic fever (Ebola HF) is a severe, often-fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) that has appeared sporadically since its ... more about Ebola.

Ebola: Dangerous virus mostly found in Africa. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ebola is available below.

Symptoms of Ebola

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Ebola: Deaths

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Types of Ebola

Ebola: Complications

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Causes of Ebola

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Misdiagnosis and Ebola

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Clinical Trials for Ebola

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Ebola: Broader Related Topics

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Article Excerpts about Ebola

Ebola hemorrhagic fever (Ebola HF) is a severe, often-fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) that has appeared sporadically since its initial recognition in 1976. (Source: excerpt from Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever: DVRD)

Definitions of Ebola:

Genus in family Filoviridae causing outbreaks of a hemorrhagic disease in humans. - (Source - Diseases Database)

A severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus; characterized by high fever and severe internal bleeding; can be spread from person to person; is largely limited to Africa - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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