Guinea confirms fever is Ebola, has killed up to 59

By Reuters | Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:01 PM

* Marks first recorded outbreak in humans in West Africa

* Ebola kills up to 90 percent of those infected

(Raises death toll)

By Saliou Samb

CONAKRY, March 22 (Reuters) - Guinea has received confirmation that a mysterious disease that has killed up to 59 people in the West African country, and may have spread to neighbouring Sierra Leone, is the haemorrhagic fever Ebola, the government ...

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