CDC Emergency Response – Multistate Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Investigation

Updated: Multistate Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Investigation – October 21
(CDC) CDC and FDA are coordinating a multi-state investigation of fungal
meningitis among patients who received an epidural steroid injection.
Investigation into the exact source is ongoing; however, interim data show that
all infected patients received injection with preservative-free
methylprednisolone acetate (80mg/ml) prepared by New England Compounding Center,
located in Framingham, MA  http://www.cdc.gov/HAI/outbreaks/meningitis.html
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