Fungal Meningitis

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17th Death Linked To Steroids Reported In Michigan

Michigan health officials say an 80-year-old Traverse City-area man is 17th person from the state to die as a result of contaminated steroids supplied by a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

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Washtenaw Woman Latest Victim Linked To Contaminated Steroids

A 15th Michigan resident has died as a result of an infection linked to contaminated steroids supplied by a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

Michigan Reports 239 Infections Linked To Steroids

Authorities say the number of meningitis and other infections linked to contaminated steroids has risen to 239 in Michigan. That includes 14 deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

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Meningitis Cases Continue To Rise In Michigan

The infections are linked to a national outbreak blamed for 67 fungal meningitis cases and 13 deaths in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2012

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Michigan Cases Tied To Meningitis Outbreak Hit 227

A national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroids has affected at least 227 people in Michigan, an increase of seven in the past week. The number of deaths remains unchanged at 13.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012

Michigan Cases Tied To Meningitis Outbreak Up To 211

Michigan authorities say a national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroids has infected at least 211 people in Michigan, an increase in 10 in the past three days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

Michigan Cases Tied To Meningitis Outbreak Hit 188

Michigan health officials say the number of state residents infected during a national outbreak of fungal meningitis has risen to 188, with 13 deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2012

10 Dead In Michigan In Meningitis Outbreak

Two more deaths are now being blamed on a multi-state meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012

88-Year-Old Woman Latest Michigan Meningitis Death

Officials say an 88-year-old Ingham County woman is the ninth Michigan resident to die in a national meningitis outbreak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

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Meningitis Victim’s Family Seeks Home For Her Dog

Relatives of an 89-year-old woman who was the first person to die in Indiana from a multi-state fungal meningitis outbreak are looking for a new home for her dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

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