Health of Ebola patient in Spain worsens: Hospital

Members of the press wait outside the Carlos III hospital in Madrid on Oct 7, 2014 after a nurse was admitted overnight with the deadly Ebola virus. The health of a Spanish nurse who is the first person known to have caught Ebola outside of Afri
Members of the press wait outside the Carlos III hospital in Madrid on Oct 7, 2014 after a nurse was admitted overnight with the deadly Ebola virus. The health of a Spanish nurse who is the first person known to have caught Ebola outside of Africa has worsened, the Madrid hospital where she is being treated said on Thursday. -- PHOTO: AFP

MADRID (AFP) - The health of a Spanish nurse who is the first person known to have caught Ebola outside of Africa has worsened, the Madrid hospital where she is being treated said on Thursday.

"Her clinical situation has deteriorated but I can't provide more information," because of the express wishes of the infected nurse, a spokeswoman for the La Paz-Carlos III hospital told reporters.