People who have traveled to countries experiencing active Ebola outbreaks within the last 3 weeks should watch for symptoms including fever (subjective or ≥ 100.4°F) and any of the following:
- Severe headache
- Muscle pain
- Abdominal (stomach) pain
- Lack of appetite
- Unusual bleeding
Symptoms may appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after exposure to a person with Ebola, although 8-10 days is most common.
To determine if it Is The Flu or Ebola, read the common symptoms of each to tell the difference.
Page last updated: April 11, 2017