Medical Scare at William Beaumont Army Medical Center
POSTED: Thursday, February 5, 2009 - 11:34pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:23pm
The Commander of William Beaumont Army Medical Center tonight says a medical mistake could have put thousands of diabetes patients at risk for a list of blood born diseases.
Those include hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV.
The hospital says some of their medical staff was misusing a pen like instrument to give patients injections of insulin.
One pen was being used for injections in multiple patients.
More than 2000 people may have been affected.
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