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October 17th, 2014
09:18 PM ET

Ebola patient Nina Pham's condition downgraded to "fair"

CNN has obtained new images from inside the plane that nurse Nina Pham flew from Dallas to a new hospital, the National Institutes of Health in Maryland.

In the photo, health care workers on board are no longer wearing hazmat suits. It's a stark contrast to the pictures of them loading her onto and off of the plane, where they were in full gear.

During the 3-hour flight, Pham flew in the rear of the plane in a specialized containment tent. Health officials say doctors downgraded her condition early Friday because she was fatigued from the trip.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta has more OutFront.


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soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. fumes

    Fingers crossed for Nina Pham, R.N.

    October 28, 2014 at 8:33 am | Reply
    • fumes

      Oh, and Bentley.

      October 28, 2014 at 8:35 am | Reply
  2. Joe

    Wait, are we really making a whole article about her getting downgraded (OMG!) because she's fatigued??

    October 22, 2014 at 3:07 pm | Reply
  3. Frank Miller

    Please enough about Ebola. No wonder their is a panic. More people die of the flu.

    October 18, 2014 at 6:32 am | Reply
  4. Collin Lamey

    Downgraded: OMG!!!

    October 18, 2014 at 1:34 am | Reply

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