TASS, Nov. 22 At least 13 new Ebola virus (EVD) infections were confirmed in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Wednesday. This was reported by Reuters, referring to the Ministry of Health in the country.
The current outbreak of BVVE in the DRC is already the tenth. Since the end of July, the number of Ebola infected people in the North Kivu and Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of Congo has exceeded 380, more than 200 have died.
Ebola is transmitted to humans from wild animals and then distributed to humans. The first symptoms of the disease are sudden fever, muscle aches, headaches and sore throat. This is followed by vomiting, diarrhea, rash, impaired kidney and liver function and, in some cases, internal and external bleeding.