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    Two American Ebola Patients Discharged from Emory University Hospital

    August 21, 2014, 2:59 pm By Emory Healthcare

    In an effort to keep our community informed on the status of the Ebola patients being treated at Emory University Hospital, today we confirm that as of this afternoon, both Ebola patients have been discharged from our Infectious Disease Unit at the hospital.

    Nancy Writebol was discharged from the Emory University Hospital on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, and Kent Brantly, MD, was discharged today, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.

    “After a rigorous and successful course of treatment and testing, the Emory Healthcare team has determined that both patients have recovered from the Ebola virus and can return to their families and community without concern for spreading this infection to others,” says Bruce Ribner, MD, medical director of the Emory University Hospital Communicable Disease Containment Unit.

    More here: Two American Ebola Patients Discharged from Emory University Hospital

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    My question is, how did they get Ebola?

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    They were missionary doctors working in West Africa brought back to the States to be treated.

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    ^ Thank you.

    Who did they give it to in the US? No one, I hope.

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    the old spanish priest didn't make it tho with the same treatment.

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