Ebola survivors in Liberia face ongoing health issues, study finds

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Survivors of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Liberia had a higher prevalence of certain health issues -- including uveitis (eye redness and pain), abdominal, chest, neurologic, and musculoskeletal abnormalities upon physical exam -- when compared to a control group of household and community members without a history of EVD, according to findings from an ongoing study. However, even participants in the control group experienced a relatively high burden of health issues overall.

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