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Sushi restaurant worker among 93 Hawaii hepatitis A cases

A Hawaii outbreak of hepatitis A has grown to 93 cases, including an infected sushi restaurant worker who might have exposed diners, the state's Department of Health said Tuesday.

No source has been identified for the outbreak on the island of Oahu.

But the health department warned people who ate at the sushi restaurant on the island of Hawaii on dates the employee worked this month that they could have been exposed.

The restaurant was identified as Sushi Shiono at the Waikoloa Beach Resort. The department said the employee recently worked there two four-day stretches and one lasting five days — July 5-8, July 11-15 and July 18-21.

The department said...

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