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August 30, 2014

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Dr. Lawrence Sands, left, Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)  chief health officer, speaks as Brian Labus, center, SNHD senior epidemiologist, and Lisa Jones, bureau chief for the Nevada State Health Division's Bureau of Licensure and Certification, look on during a news conference at the health district Wednesday, February 27, 2008. The health district is notifying about 40,000 former patients of the Endoscopy Center of Southern Nevada that they may have been exposed to hepatitis C.

Steve Marcus

Dr. Lawrence Sands, left, Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) chief health officer, speaks as Brian Labus, center, SNHD senior epidemiologist, and Lisa Jones, bureau chief for the Nevada State Health Division's Bureau of Licensure and Certification, look on during a news conference at the health district Wednesday, February 27, 2008. The health district is notifying about 40,000 former patients of the Endoscopy Center of Southern Nevada that they may have been exposed to hepatitis C.