Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: ‘Our first thoughts at this time must be with the patient diagnosed with Ebola and their friends and family.
‘I wish them a speedy recovery.
‘Scotland has been preparing for this possibility from the beginning of the outbreak in West Africa and I am confident that we are well prepared.’
The victim had flew into Glasgow on a British Airways flight at 22:30 on Sunday evening from Sierra Leone via Casablanca and Heathrow.
While public health officials have stated the risks are ‘neglible’, they have set up a helpline for all those who travelled on the Heathrow to Glasgow flight on 08000 858531.