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Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

What is Ebola Virus Disease?
Ebola virus disease is a disease of human caused by Ebola Virus.It is a deadly disease causes severe bleeding and organ failure. Typically,vomiting diarrhea and rash follow along with decreased functioning of the liver and kidneys.
                                                    Ebola ,which first appeared in outbreaks in Sudan and Dr Congo in 1976 .There is no known specific treatment or vaccine.It has since killed more than 2000 people in part of Africa..
The Virus may be acquired up on contact with blood or bodily fluids of an infected animal and Spreading through the air has not been documented in the natural environment.Mostly fruit bats are believed to carry and spread the virus without being effected .Once a human effected the virus and it may spread between people,as well.Male survivors may be able to transmit the disease via semen for nearly two months. 

The main symptoms are cholera, malaria and other viral hemorrhagic fevers.To confirm …