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The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Fla. Confirms 3 More Cases Of Fungal Meningitis

Another three cases of fungal meningitis stemming from a tainted lot of methylprednisolone acetate (steroids) have been confirmed by the Florida Department of Health.

CBS Miami–10/24/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

19th Confirmed Case Of Fungal Meningitis In Florida

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a tainted steroid shot has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–10/23/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Another Confirmed Case Of Fungal Meningitis In Florida

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a contaminated drug has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–10/22/2012

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Meningitis Outbreak Claims Third Life In Florida

The state Department of Health confirmed Wednesday that a third person in Florida has died as a result of the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak.

CBS4–10/17/2012

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Two New Fungal Meningitis Cases Confirmed In Florida

Two new cases of fungal meningitis has been confirmed in Florida. The state’s Department of Health reported that both of the cases were associated with contaminated steroid injections from the New England Compounding Center.

10/16/2012

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Students Return To Coral Reef High After Meningitis Death

Some students at Coral Reef Senior High students returned to class Monday morning wearing black or UM colors in honor of classmate who died last Friday from meningitis.

CBS4–10/15/2012

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Kendall Center Confirms 6 Patients Injected With Steroid Linked To Meningitis Outbreak

A South Florida medical office confirmed to CBS4 News that six of their patients were injected with the steroid that has been liked to the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak that has killed 14 people and sickened 170 in eleven states.

CBS4–10/11/2012

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Gov. Scott Accidentally Give Out Phone Sex Line, Not Meningitis Hotline

During a update about the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak to the Florida Cabinet Tuesday, Governor Rick Scott inadvertently gave out a number that will do nothing to help people looking for information about the condition: an adult phone line number.

CBS4–10/09/2012

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First Death From Meningitis Outbreak Confirmed In Florida

State health officials have confirmed the first death in Florida related to the meningitis outbreak that has affected several U.S. states.

CBS4–10/09/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

4 Fla. Meningitis Cases Linked To National Outbreak

Four confirmed meningitis cases in Florida are linked to a national outbreak according to Gov. Rick Scott.

CBS4–10/09/2012

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