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The journey home after having tested negative for Ebola

Mr Jose Rovira, marking Magdalena’s thumb for fingerprint upon her discharge from the Ebola isolation ward at Kagadi Hospital.
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Magdalena Nyamurungi was a suspected case of Ebola. She was isolated at Kagadi Hospital, tested for the virus, and found not to have it. Here, WHO’s Jose Rovira helps Magdalena prepare to give her thumbprint on official discharge papers from the Ebola isolation ward.

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