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US doctor infected with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

US doctor infected with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA (WALB) - The first of two Americans infected with Ebola arrived at Dobbins Air Force base in Atlanta Saturday.

Dr. Kent Brantley will receive treatment at Emory Hospital.

He contracted Ebola while working with Christian humanitarian groups in West Africa.

This will be the first time ever a patient with Ebola will be treated in the states.

Emory University Hospital is preparing a special facility containment unit designed to treat patients with serious infectious disease.



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