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Stories with subject: Drug resistance
  • Report finds more infections from dirty scopes at hospitals 
    Updated: Jan-13-16 5:56 pm

    SEATTLE - At least 250 people, mostly in the U.S., were sickened with life-threatening "superbug" infections linked to contaminated medical scopes in the past three years - more than previously estimated by federal regulators, according to a new Senate committee report released Wednesday.