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Flesh-eating ulcer outbreak 'exploding epidemic' in Victoria

The bacterium that causes them, Mycobacterium ulcerans, is now running wild on the Mornington Peninsula. Confirmed infections are up about 400 per cent in four years. Last year, they rose again, with another 275 cases recorded, according to government figures....

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Published By: Mornington - Sunday, 15 April, 2018