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Bacteria that killed 3 infants traced to hospital equipment

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Posted: Friday, November 8, 2019 9:35 pm

A Pennsylvania hospital said Friday it has discovered the source of a waterborne germ that sickened at least eight premature infants, killing three.

Geisinger Medical Center in Danville said the process it was using to prepare donor breast milk led to the deadly outbreak in the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit.

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