12. Who can get Ebola?
  • Anybody who comes into contact with body fluids from an infected person. This may occur during care of the sick person at home or in a hospital.
  • Persons involved in cleaning and dressing the body of a person who has died of Ebola.
  • Persons handling chimpanzees, gorillas, bats, monkeys or forest antelopes' infected with the Ebola.
  • Mourners who get into contact with the body of a person who has died of Ebola as part of burial ritual or ceremony.