Feds Cut Number Of MN Clinics That Got NECC DrugsThe federal government now says 111 Minnesota clinics received drugs from a Massachusetts pharmacy at the center of a fungal meningitis outbreak. That's 18 fewer clinics than state officials reported last week after receiving a different provider list, and they don't know why the number changed.
Feds Cut Number Of MN Clinics That Got NECC DrugsThe federal government now says 111 Minnesota clinics received drugs from a Massachusetts pharmacy at the center of a fungal meningitis outbreak. That's 18 fewer clinics than state officials reported last week after receiving a different provider list, and they don't know why the number changed.
List: MN Clinics Who Received Potentially Contanimated DrugsHere is a complete list of clinics in Minnesota that received potentially contaminated drugs from the New England Compounding Center of Framingham, Mass.
Minnesota Reports 9th Fungal Meningitis Case The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting the state's ninth confirmed case of fungal meningitis in a national outbreak tied to tainted steroids.
Meningitis Outbreak Toll: 317 Cases, 24 Deaths An outbreak of fungal meningitis has been linked to steroid shots for back pain. The medication, made by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts, has been recalled.
Meningitis Victims Face Long, Uncertain Recovery Vilinda York lies in her Florida hospital bed, facing a dry-erase board that lists in green marker her name, her four doctors and a smiley face.
FDA: Fungus In Tainted Steroids And Patients Match The fungus found in tainted steroid shots matches the one blamed in the national meningitis outbreak that has killed 20 people, federal health officials said Thursday.
129 MN Clinics Received Injectable Drugs From NECCEven more people may be at risk of getting meningitis than initially thought. The FDA is warning that a second steroid is now linked to fungal meningitis.
5th Case Of Meningitis Reported In MinnesotaThe Minnesota Department of Health says the number of confirmed fungal meningitis cases in the state linked to tainted steroids has risen to five.
State: Fourth Minnesota Resident Has Meningitis There is a fourth Minnesota resident who has meningitis linked to tainted steroids. The Minnesota Department of Health announced the fourth case Saturday.
CDC: Meningitis Cases Reach 170, 14 People DieThe government says 170 people now have been sickened in the meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroid shots, and 14 of them have died. Idaho becomes the 11th state to report at least one illness.