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Dialysis Center Back Open, Human Error Blamed For Contamination

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TOWN AND COUNTRY, MO. (KTVI) – U.S. Renal Care in Town and Country is back open to patients. The center says that a cleaning solution, commonly used in dialysis, was accidentally added into the water supply due human error.

Several patients were initially hospitalized, some in critical condition, after receiving the wrong solution during dialysis.

The center voluntarily closed after the incident.

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