To date, 23 people have died. new cases appear every day; the count went up by 13 on saturday. in all, 14,000 people in 23 states received injections around the spine or a joint with the anti-inflammatory drug methylprednisolone acetate from three contaminated lots distributed by a massachusetts company.
updated: 10/20/2012 9:38 PM
Medical science not prepared for meningitis outbreak
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