Woman Being Monitored For Ebola in Milwaukie

Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Paul Martin

Kristian Foden-Vencil
OPB.org
Oct. 31, 2014

A woman who was being monitored for the Ebola virus in Multnomah County after traveling to West Africa was hospitalized Friday with a “sustained fever.” County health officials say she had developed a fever that rose to 102 degrees.

A fever can be a symptom of Ebola, but health officials also pointed out that other diseases cause fevers – like malaria.

The woman was hospitalized at Providence Milwaukie hospital. OPB’s Kristian Foden-Vencil was at the press conference in Portland where health officials talked about the case. He talked to Spencer Raymond at OPB.

Kristian: Hello

Spencer: Do we know whether this patient has Ebola?

Kristian: We don’t know at this point. But what we do know is that at some point this woman was in either Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.

The Rest…HERE

Comments are closed.

Join the revolution in 2018. Revolution Radio is 100% volunteer ran. Any contributions are greatly appreciated. God bless!

Follow us on Twitter