03/18/2015 04:20 EDT | Updated 03/18/2015 04:59 EDT

Sunnybrook Hospital In Toronto Monitoring A Patient For Ebola

Ebola Virus at 108,000 Magnification
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Ebola Virus at 108,000 Magnification

Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto is currently determining whether or not a patient in their care has the Ebola virus.

As the healthcare facility tweeted on Wednesday afternoon:

A media release noted the patient was sick with fever and nausea, and had recently travelled to West Africa.

The assessment is taking place in a negative pressure room, which, according to the CDC, helps keep air from circulating throughout the building.

More updates to come


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