Diaper Full of Blood, E.coli HUS Strikes 3rd Child in Oregon

September 13, 2014 3:27 PM

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Aubrie Utter, 3, is the third Oregon child to be diagnosed wit E.coli HUS kidney failure since the end of August, KATU-TV reports. Aubrie’s parents think the cases may be related, all three children spent time near the South Santiam River and all three ate watermelon they bought from a Walmart in Lebanon before they got sick.

Aubrie celebrated her birthday at Waterloo Park on August 23. They used a park tap to wash hands and another to fill water balloons. Later that night, Aubrie woke up with a stomachache and diarrhea. They brought her to a clinic, and just like Serena Profitt’s family, they were told it was a virus a...

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