Tuberculosis

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Officials Trace Contacts of Woman With Rare Tuberculosis

The Illinois Department of Public Health is working to identify people who may have been in contact with a woman who has a rare and deadly form of hard-to-treat tuberculosis.

06/09/2015

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Expert: ‘We Desperately Need A New Vaccine For Tuberculosis’

A medical expert says the United States needs a new tuberculosis vaccine.

06/09/2015

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Active Tuberculosis Case Reported at Rockville High School

An unidentified person has been diagnosed with an active case of tuberculosis at Rockville High School.

05/28/2015

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Rockville High School Confirms Case of Tuberculosis

A case of active tuberculosis (TB) was confirmed at Rockville High School, school officials say.

05/27/2015

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Baltimore Co. Health Dept. Expands TB Investigation

The Baltimore County Department of Health announced Monday it is expanding its tuberculosis investigation within the Catonsville High School community following a confirmed case last month.

05/11/2015

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Case of Tuberculosis Confirmed in Baltimore Co.

The Baltimore County Department of Health announced Thursday it is investigating a confirmed case of tuberculosis at Catonsville High School.

04/23/2015

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3rd Salisbury University Student Diagnosed With Tuberculosis

Health officials say a third Salisbury University student has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.

04/06/2015

One confirmed case of tuberculosis at Potomac High School. Person no longer infectious. No other confirmed cases. (Photo by Chuck Carroll/All-News 99.1)

No New Tuberculosis Cases at Md. High School After Scare

Students and staff at Potomac High School are breathing a sigh of relief following a tuberculosis scare that caused some parents to keep their kids out of class.

11/20/2014

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Tuberculosis Case Confirmed at Prince George’s Public School

An individual at a Prince George’s County public school is diagnosed with tuberculosis, school officials say.

11/17/2014

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Active Tuberculosis Case Confirmed at Md. High School

A case of active tuberculosis has been confirmed at a Montgomery County High School.

02/09/2014

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