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10th Mountain News Releases and Advisories

Dec 2, 2011

Release Number: 1112-02


Fort Drum Public Affairs

Child diagnosed with Bacterial Meningitis

Press Release

Release Nr 1112-02

December 2, 2011

Fort Drum Public Affairs


Child diagnosed with Bacterial Meningitis


Fort Drum, NY - A single case of bacterial meningitis was diagnosed Thursday in a child attending the Po Valley Child Development Center.  The child is currently under medical care.


All parents of those children and staff members exposed to the child are being notified, tested and provided medical treatment as



Anyone with concerns or questions can contact the Army Public Health Nursing Office at 315-772-6404 during normal duty hours or after hours the Guthrie Urgent Care Clinic at 315-772-2778.


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