The death toll in a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak tied to a Framingham pharmacy increased to 25 on Friday.
Health officials say the death toll in a rare fungal meningitis outbreak across several states has risen to seven.
Health providers are scrambling to notify patients in nearly two dozen states that the routine steroid injections they received for back pain recently may have been contaminated.
Health officials say a rare meningitis outbreak has sickened 26 people in five states who received steroid injections for back pain. Four people have died.