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80 People Quarantined In Uganda After Man Dies Of Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever

Reuters: Outbreak of Ebola-like Marburg fever kills man in Uganda
“A man has died in Uganda’s capital after an outbreak of Marburg, a highly infectious hemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola, authorities said on Sunday, adding that a total of 80 people who came into contact with him were quarantined…” (Biryabarema, 10/5).