Friday, December 07, 2012
Tainted Steroids Still Causing Problems
Tennessee health officials are once again reaching out to alert patients who received tainted steroid injections. They found that some have infections at the injection site that could lead to fungal meningitis. Tennessee Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner announced yesterday that since Thanksgiving officials have identified 22 new cases of these localized infections and one case of meningitis without a localized infection.