Meningitis Outbreak Linked to Steroid Threatens Thousands

Meningitis Outbreak Linked to Steroid Threatens Thousands

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Dr. Robert Latham, chief of medicine at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, Tenn., is interviewed on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Latham said a fifth person has died in a growing outbreak of a rare form of meningitis that has sickened more than two dozen people in five U.S. states.