Meningitis Update

New on the MedlinePlus Meningitis page:

10/28/2012 08:00 PM EDT

As meningitis outbreak reaches 354 cases, state inspectors cite 'significant' problems at Infusion Resource facility

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10/26/2012 08:00 PM EDT

Officials say 25 are now dead, 338 sickened from tainted injections

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10/24/2012 08:00 PM EDT

People in 18 states sickened; death toll remains at 24, CDC says

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10/23/2012 08:00 PM EDT

The death toll from a U.S. outbreak of fungal meningitis due to injections of tainted steroid medication has reached 24 with Indiana now reporting a third death, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday.

A sample of Cladosporium species, one of the fungi diagnosed in the fungal meningitis outbreak sweeping the United States, in Nashville, Tennessee on October 19, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary
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