Stockholm - A hospital in the Swedish capital is investigating a possible case of Ebola, Swedish media reported on Sunday.
A man who recently travelled to a "risk area" for the virus was taken to Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm suffering from a fever and is being treated in an isolation unit, the reports said.
More than 1 500 people have died in an Ebola outbreak in West Africa since March.
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"The virus isn't airborne and can only be spread between people through direct contact with blood and other body fluids," daily Svenska Dagbladet wrote, quoting a statement by the Stockholm County Council.
Neither the council nor the hospital could immediately be reached for comment.