2 Meningitis cases confirmed in Minnesota

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Three women in Minnesota have been confirmed to have meningitis after receiving steroids manufactured in Massachusetts, according to health officials.

There have been seven deaths across the country from meningitis and more than 900 cases have been confirmed, said the Star Tribune.

Steroid products produced by the New England Compounding Center of Framingham, Mass., have been linked to all the cases, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Minnesota Public Radio reported 950 patients in Minnesota have been treated with drugs that came from the Framingham compounding center.

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