Seven Dead in Meningitis Outbreak

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Ninety-one people have fallen ill from the disease that was spread by a contaminated drug.

 

The public health agency said symptoms of fungal meningitis, which has a very long incubation period, include fever, new or worsening headaches, neck stiffness, sensitivity to light, new weakness or numbness, increasing pain, redness or swelling of the injection site.

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