The Netherlands: African Virus Kills Tourist After Her Return

World Brief | Europe

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Published: July 12, 2008

A Dutch woman has died from Marburg hemorrhagic fever, a rare Ebola-like virus she is thought to have caught from bats while touring caves in Uganda. The woman, 40, who has not been identified, returned from Uganda in June.

 

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