• 'Superbug' fungus spread in two cities, health officials say

    3 days ago - By NBC News

    Outbreaks were reported in two Dallas-area hospitals and a Washington, D.C. nursing home.
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  • 'Superbug' fungus spread in two cities, health officials say

    3 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    NEW YORK - U.S. health officials said Thursday they now have evidence of an untreatable fungus spreading in two hospitals and a nursing home.
    The “superbug” outbreaks were reported in a Washington, D.C, nursing home and at two Dallas-area hospitals, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. A handful of the patients had invasive fungal infections that were impervious to all three major classes of medications.
    “This is really the first time we've started seeing clustering of resistance" in which patients seemed to be getting the infections from each other, said the CDC's Dr...
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  • 'Superbug' fungus spread in two cities, health officials say

    3 days ago - By ABC News

    U.S. health officials say they now have evidence that an untreatable “superbug” fungus has spread in two hospitals and a nursing home
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