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New Antibiotic Resistant Superbug Identified In The U.S.

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Texas doctors are on high alert after a Pennsylvania woman has been diagnosed with the first known U-S case of a superbug that is resistant to the strongest of treatments available. 150 more words


Explaining The Dreaded Superbug Found In Pennsylvania Woman

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — In Pennsylvania, a so-called “superbug.”

A 49-year-old woman was infected with CRE, or carbepemen-resistant enterobacteraceae. These are intestinal bacteria resistant to antibiotics typically reserved for resistant bacteria. 283 more words


Are We On The Verge Of A Superbug? What You Need To Know

Facebook, along with the news, has lit up with word that a superbug resistant to all known antibiotics has been found in the United States. 533 more words


Rare Antibiotic-Resistant Superbug Found in U.S. Woman

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — U.S. researchers have identified the nation’s first patient with an infection resistant to all existing antibiotics.

Scientists have warned for years the day could come when “superbugs” resisted all last-resort antibiotics. 406 more words

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Report: 1st US Case Of Germ Resistant To Last Resort Drug

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NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) — The first U.S. patient – infected with bacteria resistant to an antibiotic – used a last resort treatment, scientist said this week. 449 more words


On A New Killer Antibiotic Superbug

The Superbug Doctors have Dreaded Now In U.S.”

It’s the first time a Superbug which is a Colistin-resistant strain has been found in a person in the United States. 125 more words

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First Drug-Resistant Superbug Detected in U.S. Could Mean the “End of the Road” for Antibiotics - By Elliot Hannon MAY 26 2016 10:27 PM

Before you head off for a nice little family vacation at the beach this weekend, just a quick heads up that researchers announced Thursday that for the first time a drug-resistant E. 374 more words

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