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Children injected with tuberculosis agent are compensated

22 children in Russia accidentally received a tuberculosis agent injection instead of tuberculine. The children all recuperated eventually and were awarded $6,800 compensation. The incident occurred because the vaccines were not labeled properly. The nurse involved lost her job as a result.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by MosNews.com

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About: Children injected with tuberculosis agent are compensated

Date: 17 September 2004

Source: MosNews.com

URL: http://www.mosnews.com/news/2004/09/17/tuberculosis.shtml

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