What To Know About Hepatitis A, When California Is Hit By A Massive Hepatitis Outbreak, The Worst One In The US In Two Decades
October 18, 2017
Hepatitis Outbreak in California: What Is Happening?
California is now battling the worst outbreak of hepatitis A in the US since 2003. So far, at least 18 people have died, 386 have been hospitalized, and at least 578 have become infected, as stated by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). Most of the cases have been reported in San Diego County, with 490 infected, 342 hospitalized, and 18 dead.
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