Epidural Steroid injection deaths rise to 15

The death toll linked to contaminated epidural steroid injections has reached 15, with an additional 202 reported cases of illness. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates at least 13,000 patients received an epidural from a batch of contamination steroids, leading to an outbreak of rare but deadly aspergillus meningitis.

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