Previously reported "unknown" disease in Kibaale, Uganda, now confirmed to be Ebola (update)

The previously reported outbreak of an “unknown” disease in Kibaale is the result of Ebola virus transmission. A total of 14 people have died. Efforts to contain the disease are underway.

Travellers who are visiting this area should avoid all direct contact with ill persons until this disease is controlled.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Ebola Viral Disease.

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