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FDA Recalls, Market Withdrawals and Safety Alerts

 
There are no alerts as of 10-15-19.
 
10-15-19  Wake County
 
This letter is to notify physicians that a case of measles has been diagnosed in an individual who traveled through Guilford County.  Individuals could have been exposed at the Piedmont Triad International Airport and at the Greensboro Wyndham Garden Hotel on October 2nd and 3rd, 2019..
 
 
9-24-19  NC Division of Public Health
 
NC DPH is working with local health departments to investigate recently reported mumps cases. This memo is intended as a reminder regarding reporting, testing, prevention and control measures for mumps and immunity documentation requirements for healthcare workers.
 
8-19-19  NC Division of Public Health
 
This memo is to alert clinicians about recent reports of severe pulmonary disease following vaping.  Three cases have been identified in North Carolina since late July; similar cases have been reported from other states.  The causes of these illnesses are under investigation. Request to report similar cases.
 
5-7-19 NC Division of Public Health
 
This memo describes measles cases in the US from January 1 to April 26, 2019 and provides recommendations for NC clinicians to rapidly identify measles cases and control the spread of infection.