Uganda Confirms 113 Ebola Hemorragic Fever Cases

Uganda confirms 113 Ebola hemorrhagic fever cases.

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  1. Bundibugyo ebolavirus

    On November 24, 2007, the Uganda Ministry of Health confirmed an outbreak of Ebola in the Bundibugyo District. After confirmation of samples tested by the United States National Reference Laboratories and the CDC, the World Health Organization confirmed the presence of the new species. On February 20, 2008, the Uganda Ministry officially announced the end of the epidemic in Bundibugyo with the last infected person discharged on January 8, 2008.[7] Ugandan officials confirmed a total of 149 cases of this new Ebola species, with 37 deaths attributed to the strain (24.83%).[8] It has yet to be classified.

    from here:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola#Bundibugyo_ebolavirus

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