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CDC: 2nd Health Worker With Ebola ‘Should Not Have Traveled’
National Public Radio

The director of the Centers for Disease Control says a second health care worker who has tested preliminarily positive for the Ebola virus will be transferred from a Dallas hospital, where she became infected, to Emory University hospital in Atlanta for continued treatment.

Dr. Thomas Frieden says the patient’s condition is “clinically stable” and that she was “quickly isolated” after her first test for Ebola came back positive on Tuesday.

Frieden did not identify the patient, but said she, along with critical care nurse Nina Pham, had had “close contact” with Thomas Eric Duncan, the first Ebola patient to have been diagnosed in the United States. Duncan died a week ago.
Nurse Nina Pham, 26, who cared for Duncan, became the first person to contract the disease within the United States. She is reportedly in “good condition” after receiving blood from an Ebola survivor.

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