2018-04-21T13:17:14+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Exophiala Dermatitidis Outbreak at Oncology Clinic in New York City

At least 15 cancer patients contracted Exophiala dermatitidis fungal infections after receiving port implants and IV medications from one New York City oncology clinic, according to an article in this week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a CDC publication. From…

2017-06-19T13:58:31+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Listeriosis Outbreak Connected to CRF Frozen Food’s Frozen Vegetable Products

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), in conjunction with the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has since March 2016 been investigating an outbreak of Listeria infections (listeriosis). They have now pinpointed CRF Frozen Foods, based in Pasco, Washington, as…

2017-06-13T12:57:45+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Queso Fresco Recall Listeriosis 2015
FDA Finds Listeria in Central Valley Cheese Plant

A listeriosis outbreak has been associated with soft cheese products distributed by Karoun Dairies, Inc. of San Fernando, California, according to the CDC. The FDA has now found the outbreak strain of Listeria in the facility that made the cheese, which…

2016-10-06T19:47:00+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Listeria Attorney Retained in Blue Bell Ice Cream Case

On April 20, 2015, Blue Bell Creameries issued an expanded recall of all of its products. If you were sickened by any of them, you can get legal help now. A woman allegedly sickened by Blue Bell ice cream in Kansas has…

2018-01-12T12:25:31+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Lawsuits against NECC for Fungal Meningitis are Asking for Millions

Lawsuits against New England Compounding Center (NECC) are seeking millions from the company for cases of fungal infection (primarily fungal meningitis). The number of CDC-confirmed cases of fungal meningitis (368) has not grown for several days, leading health officials to…

2017-06-22T21:24:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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5 Reasons You Should Hire Attorney Fred Pritzker for Your Infection Lawsuit

Over 14,000 people have been harmed by NECC methylprednisolone acetate (steroid) injections. AttorneyFred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team are nationally-recognized for winning infectious disease personal injury and wrongful death cases, including meningitis and septic arthritis cases. Fred is…

2017-06-22T21:24:53+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Barry Cadden, Co-Owner of NECC, Blamed for Deadly Meningitis Outbreak by Congress

A congressional memo issued in anticipation of a hearing on the national meningitis outbreak, points to Barry Cadden, co-owner of New England Compounding Center (NECC), as one of the parties at fault for the outbreak. Barry Cadden, a pharmacist, is…

2017-06-22T21:25:06+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Twin Cities Fungal Meningitis Victim Shares Her Story

Traci M (TM) is one of eleven people in Minnesota with CDC-confirmed cases of fungal meningitis linked to epidural steroid shots for pain made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). Three lots of the company’s methylprednisolone acetate (preservative free), a…

2017-08-28T13:45:22+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Exserohilum rostrum Fungal Infection from New England Compounding Company
FDA and CDC Find NECC Methylprednisolone Acetate Tainted with Exserohilum Rostratum

Tests at CDC and FDA laboratories have found fungus, Exserohilum rostratum, in unopened vials of two lots of methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) compounded and distributed by New England Compounding Center (NECC). “This ‘smoking gun’ evidence solidly links NECC methylprednisolone acetate to…

2017-11-20T09:18:15+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Director Fired in Wake of NECC Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

In July of this year, the Colorado Board of Pharmacy filed a complaint against New England Compounding Center (NECC) stating that NECC had distributed “manufactured” drugs in bulk and without patient-specific prescriptions to many hospitals in Colorado between 2010 and…

2017-06-22T21:25:44+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Exserohilum rostrum Fungal Infection from New England Compounding Company
Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Wrongful Death: Lawyer for Lawsuit

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team are providing free case reviews for families whose loved ones died of fungal meningitis or stroke after an epidural injection of methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) made by New England Compounding Center (NECC).…

2017-06-22T21:25:59+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Epidural Abscess Linked to NECC Steroid Injection

Attorney Fred Pritzker is representing over 40 patients in lawsuits against New England Compounding Center (NECC), the compounding pharmacy whose methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) injections caused an outbreak of fungal meningitis in 19 states, and now a related outbreak of fungal…