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SD hospitals cautiously confident in superbug fight
San Diego Union-Tribune

News in recent days of a deadly bacterial outbreak at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center has gotten health providers nationwide, including those in San Diego County, thinking about their sterilization practices.

Local hospitals and health systems told U-T San Diego that they are confident in the methods they use to sterilize medical scopes, which help diagnose and treat diseases of the liver, bile ducts and pancreas.