The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported three new cases in Florida, two in Ohio and one in Indiana. Health Authorities reiterate that this type of meningitis is not contagious and cannot be transmitted person-to-person.
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An FDA form just released states that a quarter of the steroid vials in a bin at the Compounding Center contained "greenish black foreign matter”. The form also identifies rooms containing mold or bacterial overgrowths where the sterile products are produced.
The New England Compounding Center is now facing a number of investigations after health authorities determined it failed to make medications in sterile conditions at its facility near Boston.