Four months after tuberculosis cases appeared in Ellis and Denton counties, a third community is about to begin testing.
Follow-up testing for tuberculosis begins Monday in the Ennis school district.
Tuberculosis testing started Tuesday for some 200 students in the Denton Independent School District. A student, who transferred from Ennis High School, tested positive For TB and had to be hospitalized last week.
The director of the Denton County Health Department says a Denton High School student probably has an active, contagious case of tuberculosis.
The Denton Independent School District has sent parents a letter warning them that a Denton High School student is hospitalized with a possible case of tuberculosis.
A Denton High School student who recently moved from Ennis has been hospitalized following complications that could be connected to Tuberculosis.
The tuberculosis scare in the Ennis ISD has some North Texas parents and school districts concerned about school football teams taking the field against players from Ennis.
The tuberculosis scare affecting this city is taking a more serious turn.
A DISD student diagnosed with tuberculosis has died. Health officials say the teenage girl died from an unrelated illness, but they’re still going to test her fellow classmates and teachers for TB.