CDC Identifies Contamination in More Medical Products From New England Compounding Center
The CDC has identified additional microbial contamination in unopened vials of betamethasone, cardioplegia and triamcinolone solutions that were distributed and recalled from NECC.
Clinicians should continue to report infections related to NECC products to FDA's MedWatch and state health departments.
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