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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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NECC Spinal Injection Compensation: What Happens after the Bankruptcy Filing?

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his team are representing over 40 patients who had a spinal injection with tainted steroid medication made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). Last Friday, NECC filed for NECC filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. After…

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Can I sue NECC for an epidural abscess infection?

Yes, patients who develop epidural abscess infections from tainted NECC drugs have the legal right to sue the company (New England Compounding Center) for compensation, including medical expenses, pain and suffering, emotional distress, lost income, cost of care, disability and…

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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 Injection at a MAPS Clinic in Edina, Fridley, Maple Grove or Shakopee, MN? Our Lawyers Are Representing Patients

Our Minnesota law firm is helping dozens of people like you who had an epidural injection for back pain that contained methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). You trusted the clinic to use safe medication, but…

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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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One Minnesota Fungal Meningitis Victim’s Story

Attorney Fred Pritzker, the author of this post, is representing Traci (TM) and over 40 patients harmed in the national fungal infection outbreak linked to New England Compounding Center (NECC). He can be contacted for a free consultation here regarding…

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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…

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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…

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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).…

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Bacillus and other Bacateria Found in NECC Betamethasone and Cardioplegia Solution

The FDA and CDC have found bacteria in two additional products recalled recalled by New England Compounding Center (NECC), a compounding pharmacy: preservative-free injectable betamethasone and cardioplegia solution. Previously, the fungus Exserohilum rostratum was identified in NECC-supplied, preservative-free methylprednisolone acetate…

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Bacterial Contamination in NECC Betamethasone and Cardioplegia Solution

The FDA has found bacterial contamination in two additional drugs made by New England Compounding Center (NECC). According to the FDA: Laboratory results from samples of two additional recalled NECC products – preservative free betamethasone and cardioplegia solution – have tested…