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Do nocosomial infections lead to death in most cases?
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: No
The vast majority are successfully treated, but do remember that the germs in a hospital are "meaner and tougher" than those in the home.

In brief: No
The vast majority are successfully treated, but do remember that the germs in a hospital are "meaner and tougher" than those in the home.
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