Transcript for Meningitis Outbreak: 9 People Dead
You're developments are running that deadly meningitis outbreak spreading across the country a ninth person has died from the outbreak linked to steroid injections and now there are fears up to thirteen thousand people. Could have been given the contaminated shots that ninth death is being reported at a Tennessee hospital land and west Florida the Health Department there is working round the clock. To contact anyone who may have received the ten each shot. Three. Hundred have been successfully contacted we still have a list. That the -- ones that we have not been out of contact so what we're doing is we're going out physically and visiting. Those individuals. Doctors say not everyone who received the shot well developed fungal meningitis the specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts that manufactured the steroid. As Ontario the voluntarily recalled all of its products.
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