UPDATED: UVa. Patient Tests Negative For Ebola
Sept. 15, 2014
Officials from UVA Medical Center confirmed final tests show the patient does not have Ebola.
A person who had recently traveled from Africa arrived at the University of Virginia Medical Center this weekend with symptoms that could be consistent with many illnesses, including Ebola.
However, preliminary tests were negative for Ebola.
Officials say doctors at the Medical Center will continue to monitor the patient and conduct additional testing.
In the meantime, the Medical Center has taken all the appropriate CDC measures of prevention to protect patients, guests, staff and the public.
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