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Superbug on the rise in 42 U.S. states

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Superbugs are becoming super deadly. The CDC reported that yet another superbug is on the rise has appeared in medical facilities in 42 U.S. states. The bacteria is resistant to virtually all antibiotics and for half of patients who develop a bloodstream infection, the condition is fatal. What is this superbug and why is it an even bigger threat than MRSA and some of the other superbugs out there?

FOX 9 Medical Expert, Dr. Archelle Georgiou, explains.

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