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FDA issues warning on scopes after 'superbug' outbreak

Contaminated devices blamed for deaths of infected LA patients
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 05:50

Washington

THE US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday warned doctors and hospitals that a commonly used medical scope can be difficult to sanitise between uses and "may facilitate the spread of deadly bacteria".

The agency's warning came a day after news broke that seven

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