NC Hospital Warns Patients About Deadly Brain Disease

Hospital officials say surgical tools used on a patient suspected of having Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease weren't properly sterilized.
3:00 | 02/11/14

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A warning from a North Carolina hospital that nearly twenty patients may have been exposed. To a deadly brain disease a patient who recently had surgery at the no -- health Forsyth medical center. Was later confirmed to have the rare disease it is similar to mad cow. Instruments used in the surgery were in fact improperly sterilized but doctors say the -- to other patients is low but. It could take years or even decades for symptoms. To appear.

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