• By ICR Secretariat
  • Posted Monday, July 29, 2019

Essex strep A outbreak deaths rise to 13

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-49089254

A 13th patient has died from an outbreak of the invasive Group A Streptococcus (iGAS) bacterium in Essex.

Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said two cases found in the West Essex CCG area had been linked to the outbreak.