Suspected case of Ebola in Linz
The Local · 5 Sep 2014, 14:26
Published: 05 Sep 2014 14:26 GMT+02:00
- Suspected Ebola case is 'likely negative' (04 Sep 14)
- Austria 'not prepared' for Ebola (28 Aug 14)
- All-clear given on suspected Ebola cases (20 Aug 14)
- Viennese doctor downplays risk of Ebola (06 Aug 14)
He has recently returned from a trip to West Africa, where there have been more than 3,000 cases of the disease since it was first identified in Guinea in February.
Blood samples from the patient have been sent to Vienna for analysis. A result is expected by Saturday morning.
A suspected case of Ebola in Vienna was given the all clear on Wednesday, and earlier alarms in Tyrol and Upper Austria all proved not to be Ebola.