Teresa Romero Ramos, the Spanish nurse who is the first case of human-to-human Ebola contagion in Europe (file picture)
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Ebola crisis: Infected Spanish nurse 'may have touched face'

A doctor in Madrid says the Spanish nurse infected with Ebola remembers touching her face with her gloves after treating two Spanish missionaries who later died from the disease.

The nurse, Teresa Romero, is the first person known to have contracted the deadly virus outside West Africa.

Meanwhile hospitals in the UK are preparing themselves to deal with an Ebola case should it become necessary

Branwen Jeffreys reports.

  • 08 Oct 2014
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