DOVER, Del. (CBS) – Officials at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in Delaware say a child was brought to their emergency department over the weekend because of possible symptoms of Ebola virus.
Officials say the child, who is from Liberia, was brought in on Saturday and was given an assessment from the staff following the CDC guidelines for identifying suspected cases of Ebola.READ MORE: Apartment Fire In Norwood Leaves Several People Injured
It was determined by the CDC the likelihood the child has Ebola was low, so the CDC decided not to test the child after they were notified.READ MORE: South Jersey Family Helping Those Affected By Ida In Louisiana
Officials say the child will continue to be observed in the hospital until it is determined they can be released.
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