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Mali confirms child as country's first Ebola case

October 24, 2014

Mali’s ministry of health confirmed today that a female patient aged 2 years is the country’s first Ebola case, according to a WHO press release.

The ministry received positive PCR test results for Ebola on Oct. 23, and patient samples now are being sent to a WHO-approved laboratory for additional testing.

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Texas nurse declared Ebola-free, discharged from NIH Clinical Center

October 24, 2014
The first nurse from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas who became infected with Ebola while caring for the first case in the United States has been declared…
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Fresh, frozen or lyophilized FMT via colonoscopy effectively treated recurrent CDI

October 24, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Zhi-Dong Jiang, MD, DrPh, of the University of Texas School of Public Health, discusses the findings from her study of the efficacy of fresh…

CDC updates safety guidelines for health care workers treating Ebola

October 24, 2014
The CDC has revised its infection control guidance for health care workers treating patients with Ebola virus, according to a press release. The updated guidelines…
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Fresh, frozen or lyophilized FMT via colonoscopy effectively treated recurrent CDI

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