Hepatitis C Outbreak

December 22, 2012 - 5:33 PM
FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 file photo, employees of the New Hampshire state health department set up a temporary clinic at the the middle school in Stratham, N.H., to test hundreds of people for hepatitis C related to an outbreak at nearby Exeter Hospital. Five months after a traveling hospital worker’s arrest in New Hampshire, a dozen former patients in other states have tested positive for the same strain of hepatitis C he’s accused of spreading. But thousands more have yet to be tested for the liver-destroying disease. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)