Title: #US #CDC links contagious #bacteria to mysterious, deadly #meningitis #outbreak in #Liberia.
Subject: Unexplained fatal illness, cluster of cases in Liberia.
Source: Japan Times, full page: (LINK).
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CDC links contagious bacteria to mysterious, deadly meningitis outbreak in Liberia
AP / MAY 9, 2017
NEW YORK – U.S. health officials say a contagious bacterial infection appears to be the cause of at least some cases in a mysterious outbreak in Liberia in West Africa. The bacteria can cause dangerous meningitis brain infections and blood infections. It is spread through close contact with an infected person.
Keywords: Liberia; Meningitis; Undiagnosed illness.