Bacteria blamed in outbreak at Duke basketball camp that caused dozens to get sick
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A bacterial infection struck 84 people who attended K Academy basketball camp at Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium last week, Duke University reported Thursday. The outbreak was traced to the training room at the Schwartz-Butters Building, a six-story building next to Cameron Indoor Stadium, the university said Thursday. Duke officials said the infected individuals reported flu-like symptoms that included fever, muscle fatigue, nausea and respiratory distress. Federal, state and local health authorities believe the bacteria Legionella caused the illnesses, the university said. According to the Cen...