Diseases and Conditions > Fungal Meningitis

The Pennsylvania Department of Health is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as part of a multi-state fungal meningitis outbreak among patients who received contaminated (tainted) steroid injections. The outbreak occurred from contaminated medication made by the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts.

 

Please keep checking this page for updates and other information as the investigation continues. At this time, the case count in Pennsylvania is one.

 

Fungal Meningitis--CDC

 

Fungal Meningitis--Federal Drug Administration's (FDA) Customer List for NECC