Special Report: Second Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola, Authorities Confirm

A second health care worker in Texas has preliminarily tested positive for Ebola.
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Transcript for Special Report: Second Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola, Authorities Confirm
Now reported George Stephanopoulos. And good morning we are coming on the air right now because we have just learned that a second health care worker who provided care for the first of all a patient. Diagnosed here in the United States has -- tested positive for the disease. The work was among the 76 people who took care of Thomas Eric Duncan after he was diagnosed in the hospital. Second person who has not tested positive reported a fever to -- night was immediately isolated. And the preliminary test for the disease run late last night. More tests are now being run at the Center for Disease Control. The 48 people who came into contact -- Duncan before. He was hospitalized are so far showing -- showing no symptoms. The disease we have much more in this on GMA coming up at 7 AM on the East Coast until then I'm George Stephanopoulos in New York. This has been a special. From ABC.

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