Nebraska Medical Center confirming that the doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone has died.

FOX News Radio's Jeff Monosso reports: 

Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha admitted 44-year-old Dr. Martin Salia on Saturday, suffering from advanced symptoms of Ebola. He was placed on dialysis, a ventilator, and given multiple medications -- but, it was not enough.

The hospital saying the doctor, who was working with Ebola patients in Sierra Leone died. The disease has killed more than 5,000 people in West Africa and of the 10 people treated here in the U.S. -- all but two have recovered.

Jeff Monosso, FOX News Radio.

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