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Minnesota Lawyers File Lawsuit against MAPS Pain Clinic

Pritzker Hageman attorneys filed a lawsuit today against Medical Advanced Pain Specialists (MAPS) on behalf of a 23-year-old Minnesota woman, one of the 10 Minnesota patients that contracted fungal meningitis injections of tainted steroids in the summer of 2012.  The…

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Lawyers for Meningitis, Osteomyelitis and Abscess Lawsuits

Pritzker Hageman attorneys are representing several people in Minnesota injured by tainted steroid injections manufactured by New England Compounding Center (NECC). To date, there are 10 CDC-confirmed cases of fungal meningitis in Minnesota and 2 confirmed cases of osteomyelitis (fungal…

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Paraspinal and Spinal Infections From NECC Injection: Epidural Abscess, Phlegmon, Discitis, Vertebral Osteomyelitis, and Arachnoiditis

Thousands of people have been harmed by drugs made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). The serious injuries include fungal meningitis, stroke and paraspinal/spinal infections. To date, most of the illnesses are from NECC methylprednisolone acetate (MPA): 510 infections and…

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NECC Tainted Drug Fungal Infections and Deaths Highlight Need for FDA Change

In the wake of a deadly meningitis outbreak that has killed over 30 people, it is clear that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) failed the public when the agency allowed the New England Compounding Center (NECC) to continue…

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NECC Injections at MAPS and Minnesota Surgery Center

To date, there are 13 confirmed fungal infection cases in Minnesota (all in the Twin Cities area) linked to steroid injections made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). Attorney Fred Pritzker is representing over 40 patients with NECC injection claims,…

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Minnesota Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection) Case is 13th Fungal Infection from Tainted NECC Steroids in the State

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has identified a 13th patient with a fungal infection following treatment with tainted injectable steroids made by the New England Compounding Center (NECC), a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts. The patient is a female in…

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NECC Drugs Recall – Clinic and Hospital List

Below are the hospitals and clinics in Minnesota that received drugs “compounded” by New England Compounding Center (NECC), the company linked to the national outbreak of fungal meningitis, stroke (most cases associated with meningitis), epidural abscess and septic arthritis.  Most…

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New Minnesota Case in NECC Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

The Minnesota Department of Health has announced that the state has another confirmed case of fungal infection linked to three lots of methylprednisolone acetate used for epidural injections that was made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). The new victim…