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Apr 17

Jefferson Hospital Says Patients May Have Been Exposed to Viruses

By Joe Messa

Philadelphia medical malpractice lawyers have become aware that Thomas Jefferson University Hospital informed 51 patients who underwent gastrointestinal procedures that they may have been exposed to dangerous blood-borne viruses. Those viruses can cause Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV, patients were warned by letter. According to officials at Jefferson, there was a lapse in infection-control […]

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