DHEC Ebola Guidance

Ebola is a disease that can occur anywhere from two to 21-days after exposure to an infected person or contaminated items, but the average is eight to 10 days. Symptoms include:

  • Fever
  • Severe headache
  • Muscle pain and weakness
  • Vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain
  • Unexplained bleeding or bruising.

The course of the disease can be very severe and even fatal. We encourage you to learn the facts about Ebola by visiting the CDC's website.


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