How is the Ebola virus different from other common viruses?

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie, MD
Emergency Medicine
The Ebola virus is different from other common viruses in a couple of ways. In this video, Darria Long Gillespie, MD, chief doctor at Sharecare, explains that one of the biggest differentiating factors is that we've never seen it in the US.

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