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Ebola hemorrhagic fever : Treatment

Treatment There is no known cure. Existing medicines that fight viruses (antivirals) do not work well against Ebola virus. The patient is usually hospitalized and will most likely need intensive care. Supportive measures for shock include medications and fluids given … Read more

Ebola hemorrhagic fever : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs During the incubation period, which can last about 1 week, symptoms include: Arthritis Backache (low-back pain) Chills Diarrhea Fatigue Fever Headache Malaise Nausea Sore throat Vomiting Late symptoms include: Bleeding from eyes, ears, and nose Bleeding from … Read more

Ebola hemorrhagic fever : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Ebola hemorrhagic fever : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Ebola virus infection, Viral hemorrhagic fever Definition Ebola hemorrhagic fever is a severe and often deadly illness that can occur in humans and in primates (monkeys, gorillas). Ebola hemorrhagic fever has made worldwide news because of its … Read more