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Multistate Outbreak of Fungal Meningitis and Other Infections – Case Count

October 23, 2013 further updates to the case counts are not anticipated at this time.

Although further updates to the case counts are not anticipated at this time, patients affected by tainted steroid injections from the New England Compounding Center continue to receive treatment for their infections and clinicians should continue to monitor patient recovery.

CDC will update the relevant clinical materials on this page if there is a significant development in clinical disease management.  All relevant materials for patients and clinicians concerning the multistate outbreak of fungal meningitis and other infections are located on this page.

Persons with Fungal Infections Linked to Steroid Injections, by State

Map of United State for Case Counts by State
Cases and Deaths with Fungal Infections Linked to Steroid Injections
State Total Case Count Meningitis Only Meningitis + Paraspinal/ Spinal Infection Stroke w/out Lumbar Puncture Only Paraspinal/ Spinal Infection only Peripheral Joint Infection Only Paraspinal/ Spinal Infection + Peripheral Joint Infection Deaths
TOTAL 751 233 151 7 325 33 2 64
Florida (FL) 25 22 1 1 1 0 0 7
Georgia (GA) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Idaho (ID) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Illinois (IL) 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indiana (IN) 93 30 17 1 45 0 0 11
Maryland
(MD)
26 23 1 0 2 0 0 3
Michigan
(MI)
264 23 46 2 166 25 2 19
Minnesota
(MN)
12 10 0 0 2 0 0 1
North
Carolina (NC)
18 1 3 0 14 0 0 1
New
Hampshire (NH)
14 9 0 0 0 5 0 0
New
Jersey (NJ)
51 30 11 0 9 1 0 0
New
York (NY)
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ohio (OH) 20 12 3 0 5 0 0 1
Pennsylvania
(PA)
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rhode
Island (RI)
3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
South
Carolina (SC)
3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
Tennessee (TN) 153 22 57 3 69 2 0 16
Texas (TX) 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Virginia (VA) 54 41 9 0 4 0 0 5
West
Virginia (WV)
7 0 2 0 5 0 0 0

 

 
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