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Posted inInfectious Disease

Hepatitis A outbreak in North Carolina centered in Mecklenburg County

By Yen Duong Fourteen months into a widespread outbreak of hepatitis A, Mecklenburg County continues to see new cases of the viral infection. North Carolina, and Mecklenburg County in particular, is part of a national trend—since 2017, 22 states have reported hepatitis A outbreaks, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “We are […]