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Bacterial Meningitis outbreak at Princeton University

A meningitis outbreak at one of the nation's most prestigious Universities has health authorities taking emergency action.

They're considering importing medicine that's not normally available in the US.
Seven cases of bacterial meningitis at Princeton University have been diagnosed since March.
However, the vaccine to protect against this strain is licensed for use abroad but not here.

"What you typically will see is someone says I'm not feeling well. Then in a matter of hours or less they can get really sick very quick."

Bacterial meningitis can be fatal killing 10 percent or more of teens and young adults who come down with the disease.
Princeton officials have not decided whether to go forward with a vaccination program.