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U.S. missionary doctor in Liberia tests positive for Ebola

Sep 03, 2014    

(Reuters) - An American doctor working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus after working with obstetrics patients at a missionary hospital in Monrovia, the Christian organization SIM USA said on Tuesday.The North Carolina-based group did not identify the doctor, who had not been treating the Ebola patients hospitalized in isolation on the missionary's sprawling campus.It is not yet known how the physician contracted the often deadly virus, the organization said."The doctor is doing well and is in good spirits," SIM USA said in a statement.The worst Ebola outbreak in hi...

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