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Watkins Mill High students to be tested for TB

More than 100 students and staffers at Watkins Mill High School in Gaithersburg, Md. have been offered testing for tuberculosis after a person at the school contracted TB.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 07:27am EDT

Tags: Watkins Mill High School, TB,

Tuberculosis reported at Montgomery County high school

A person at a Montgomery County high school has been diagnosed with tuberculosis. The person carried the disease in Watkins Mill High School sometime between October 2013 and January 2014 and is now being treated.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:36am EST

Tags: Watkins Mill High School


No additional confirmed TB cases at Roanoke school

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 08:50am EST

Tags: TB, Roanoke,

150 at Roanoke school to be tested for TB

Roanoke health officials have identified 150 students and employees at a high school who might have been exposed to tuberculosis.

Thursday - 11/28/2013, 02:51pm EST

Tags: Roanoke, Va.

Tuberculosis not a worry for students headed back to school

Dr. Roberta DeBiasi, chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Children's National Medical Center, says there is no need for panic over the threat of tuberculosis now that classes are beginning again.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 03:48pm EDT

Tags: TB, paula wolfson, school, back to school, Health, CDC, Children

After recent tuberculosis cases, testing recommended for Fairfax County school

The Fairfax County Health Department is recommending all students, staff and faculty members of Robert E. Lee High School in Springfield, Va., be tested for tuberculosis after three students have tested positive for active tuberculosis since December.

Saturday - 08/03/2013, 05:58pm EDT

Tags: Jamie Forzato, Robert E. Lee High School, Fairfax County


Tuberculosis diagnosed at Md. high school

Friday - 08/02/2013, 05:10pm EDT


TB case prompts testing at Charlottesville shelter

Thursday - 08/01/2013, 07:20am EDT

Tags: Charlottesville,

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