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ProMedica: 133 cases of diarrhea, nausea, and/or vomiting after water ingestion

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TOLEDO, OH (Press Release) -

All ProMedica hospitals will resume normal operations on Tuesday, Aug. 5. Surgical procedures will be back on schedule Tuesday.

At this time, ProMedica says a recovery process is underway that includes flushing the water systems, sterilizing medical equipment, and sanitizing patient care units, floor by floor.

ProMedica hospital representatives will be contacting patients to reschedule elective procedures that were canceled.

If you have an elective procedure scheduled tomorrow and do not receive a call, please contact your physician.

Number of patients who went to the following ProMedica emergency rooms starting 4 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2 – Monday afternoon:

Toledo Hospital and Toledo Children's Hospital – 93 cases of diarrhea, nausea and/or vomiting (said they ingested water)

Flower Hospital – 20 cases of diarrhea, nausea and/or vomiting (said they ingested water)

St. Luke's Hospital – 20 cases of diarrhea, nausea and/or vomiting (said they ingested water)

No patients were admitted with severe symptoms.

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