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St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor in Ypsilanti, MI Sets up Fungal Exposure Clinic

The fungal meningitis outbreak has 62 CDC-confirmed cases in Michigan as of yesterday afternoon (the number is rising every day, though, and will go up later today). Of these, 5 people have died. Most of these patients have been treated…

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Meningitis Risk: Free Case Review and Lawsuit Information

We are getting many contacts by people who had a steroid shot and are concerned about the fungal meningitis risk. Below are 5 things you need to know about this risk and a lawsuit for compensation. Attorney Fred Pritzker and…

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Meningitis Outbreak Investigation Continues as Cases in New Hampshire, New Jersey and Other States Grow

There are now 10 confirmed cases of fungal meningitis in New Hampshire, 16 in New Jersey and over 200 in other states.  The CDC has confirmed Exserohilum rostratum in clinical specimens for most of these patients. Late last week the…

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Fungus Exserohilum Rostratum Found in NECC Steroid Medication, at Last the Smoking Gun

With 17,000 vials of potentially deadly steroid medication in the market, the CDC and FDA have finally found an unopened vial that tested positive for Exserohilum rostratum, a black-brown fungus that has also been found in the cerebrospinal fluid of…

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Testing for Fungal Meningitis after a Spinal Injection with NECC Steroid

Testing for spinal meningitis is painful, and Attorney Fred Pritzker is working to help patients get money to compensate them for this pain and for medical expenses, lost income and emotional distress caused by having a spinal injection of steroid…

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Fungal Meningitis Outbreak: NECC Epidural Steroid Injections at Minnesota Surgery Center in Edina

Attorney Fred Pritzker recently won over $40 million for clients injured by a defective product. He is now investigating the fungal meningitis outbreak associated with epidural steroid injection medication made by the New England Compounding Center (NECC), a compounding pharmacy…

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Meningitis Class Action Lawsuit: 4 Things You Need to Know

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team are representing patients in several states who had epidural injections of potentially tainted steroid medication produced by New England Compounding Center (NECC), a compounding pharmacy located in MA that has been…

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Another NECC Steroid Product Associated with Spinal Meningitis: Triamcinolone Acetonide Epidural Injection

The FDA is reporting that the ongoing investigation of New England Compounding Center (NECC) has identified a patient with possible fungal meningitis potentially associated with epidural injection of an additional NECC steroid product, triamcinolone acetonide.  The cases of meningitis identified…

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Meningitits Outbreak in Idaho, NECC Steroids Used at Pain Specialists

Attorney Fred Pritzker recently won over $40,000,000 for clients injured by an unsafe medical product. Now he and his Bad Bug Law Team are representing patients sickened by a steroid product contaminated with fungus that was sent to 23 states,…

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Meningitis Lawsuit: Indiana Illnesses and Wrongful Death

Attorney Fred Pritzker recently won over $40,000,000 for clients injured by an unsafe medical product. Now he and his Bad Bug Law Team are representing patients who had epidural injections containing a steroid product recalled for possible contamination with fungus…

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Meningitis Outbreak in Texas, NECC Steroids Used at Harris Methodist Southlake Hospital and Dallas Back Pain Management

Attorney Fred Pritzker recently won over $40,000,000 for clients injured by an unsafe medical product. Now he and his Bad Bug Law Team are representing patients sickened by a steroid product contaminated with fungus that was sent to 23 states,…

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Meningitis Lawsuit in Minnesota Filed by Our Lawyers on Behalf of MAPS Patient

Pritzker Hageman attorneys have filed a lawsuit against New England Compounding Center (NECC), the compounding pharmacy whose steroid injection products have been associated with the multi-state outbreak of fungal meningitis. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of a woman who…