N.C. DHHS News Release: Preliminary Negative Result for Ebola in Patient at Duke University Hospital

Testing conducted at the State Laboratory of Public Health, located in the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (NC DHHS), returned a preliminary negative result for Ebola in a patient at Duke University Hospital in Durham. Additional testing will occur 72 hours after his fever first developed to confirm this result.

It is important to note that the patient’s fever could indicate other illnesses.

Read the full press release: N.C. Department of Health and Human Services’ Testing Returned a Preliminary Negative Result for Ebola in Patient at Duke University Hospital.

 

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