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Ebola outbreak: NY doctor Craig Spencer tests positive

Posted by Sarah Butler on October 24, 2014 at 4:45 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in New York City. 

BBC: A New York doctor who recently returned from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa has tested positive for the disease. Dr Craig Spencer, who treated Ebola patients while working for the charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), came down with a fever on Thursday, days after his return, officials say. He is the first Ebola case diagnosed in New York, and the fourth in the US.

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