New York Hospital Isolates Patient for Possible Ebola

Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City said on Monday (August 3) that it has isolated and is monitoring a patient who had recently returned to the U.S. from a West African country for possible symptoms of the deadly Ebola virus. The hospital said the man, whose age and name were not released due to patient privacy, came into the emergency room in the early hours of Monday morning with a high fever and gastrointestinal distress.

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