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Social networks, though, were strong in poorer areas, which helped with disease control.
Researchers used detailed exams in survivors to document eye problems, a common finding.
One study notes that US survivors were plagued with multiple, long-lasting symptoms.
The WHO also confirmed that Liberia's recent cluster was sparked by virus that emerged again in a family member who had been infected earlier.
Most cases arose from a single introduction that sprouted multiple transmission chains.
In related news, a review of US quarantine policies found they did harm and were unconstitutional.
Viremia levels appear to be a strong predictor of death, according to a study of nearly 700 patients in Guinea.
The infant—born to a mother who died from Ebola—received intensive treatment in an MSF facility, where she was given experimental antivirals.
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