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CDC Specialist Explains Bacterial Outbreak In Wisconsin

Clip: Season 1400 Episode 1436 | 4m 45s Video has closed captioning.

The outbreak of Elizabethkingia has infected 48 people and killed 15 since November. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pathogen specialist Dr. Michael Bell said the exact source of the outbreak is unknown, and CDC officials continue to research it. The most recent information can be found here: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/disease/elizabethkingia.htm

Aired: 03/11/16

Rating: TV-G

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