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A physician from Liberia has been killed and an American infected by Ebola in Liberia.
Samaritan’s Purse, an aid agency, said on Sunday that the American physician, 33-year-old Dr. Kent Brantly, along with his fellow countrywoman Nancy Writebol, who is an aid worker, was diagnosed with the disease.
„They’re both receiving intensive early treatment, but certainly it’s a dangerous situation and a frightening situation,” said Melissa Strickland, a spokeswoman for the agency.
This comes as a Liberian physician, Dr. Samuel Brisbane, died of Ebola on Saturday, said Tolbert Nyenswah, an assistant health minister.
Brisbane was involved in the treatment of Ebola patients in his country’s capital Monrovia.
Another doctor from Sierra Leone, Sheikh Umar Khan, fell victim to the virus last week, and is presently being treated.
According to the World Health Organization, at least 1,201 people have been infected in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea since the epidemic broke…
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