University Health Advisory Update
Following is an update to the health advisories issued by the University of Pennsylvania since Thursday, February 12 regarding three students hospitalized with meningococcal infections.
All three previously hospitalized students have made significant improvement and are recovering. Two additional students directly linked to the identified social networks of the first three students have been hospitalized with flu-like symptoms. They are undergoing further evaluation and treatment but are not critically ill and have NOT been confirmed to have meningococcal infection. There are no additional confirmed cases of meningococcal infection at this time.