|MMWR Early Release|
Vol. 63, Early Release
November 14, 2014
|Ebola Virus Disease Cluster in the United States — Dallas County, Texas, 2014|
Michelle S. Chevalier, MD, Wendy Chung, MD, Jessica Smith,
MPH, et al.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2014;63(Early Release):1-3
On September 30, 2014, the Texas Department of State Health Services and CDC confirmed a patient who had traveled to Dallas from Liberia tested positive for Ebola, marking the first diagnosed case of the virus in the United States. This report summarizes the investigation that followed.