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San Luis Valley Medical Center Warns Colonoscopy Patients

Officials at the San Luis Valley Medical Center in Alamosa are contacting 64 patients who had a colonoscopy over the past month.

08/20/2012

Stephen Stein (credit: drstephenstein.com)

Dentist May Have Infected 3 Patients With Potentially Deadly Diseases

State health officials say three people may have been infected by a Colorado dentist accused of reusing syringes and needles to administer drugs to some of his patients over more than a decade, but it’s impossible to say for sure.

08/01/2012

Stephen Stein (credit: drstephenstein.com)

State Health Officials Warn Dentist Reused Syringes, Needles

The state health department is warning patients of Dr. Stephen Stein they need to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after it says the dentist re-used syringes and needles from one patient to another.

07/12/2012

The Med Peds Clinic (credit: CBS)

Children At Fort Collins Clinic Need To Be Tested After Syringe Mix-Up

Parents whose children got flu shots at a clinic in Fort Collins are being told their children should be tested for blood borne illnesses after an employee at the clinic mistakenly re-used syringes of medicine.

04/13/2011

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