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A doctor examines the x-rays of a tuberculosis (TB) patient. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Flight From Texas Delayed Because Of Tuberculosis Scare

Authorities are trying to determine whether a man who flew on Texas flight into Phoenix has tuberculosis, but any risk to passengers on his flight is extremely low.

12/02/2013

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Irving School Conducting Tuberculosis Testing

Students and staff members at Macarthur High School in the Irving Independent School District are preparing for a big test. But it has nothing to do with academics.

10/22/2013

A doctor examines the x-rays of a tuberculosis (TB) patient. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

After Positive Test, Irving ISD School Holding TB Meeting

MacArthur High School is the second high school in Irving where a student has tested for positive for tuberculosis since the start of the 2013 school year.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Tuberculosis Scare At Another Irving School

Macarthur High School in Irving is on high alert after a student tested positive for tuberculosis. This comes on the heels of a similar scare at another Irving high school.

10/21/2013

Irving ISD

TB Test Results Returned For Irving High School Students

Tuberculosis test results are in for Irving high school students and staff who were tested earlier this week.

CBS 11–09/20/2013

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100 Irving High School Students Tested For TB

The group of students was offered the free testing because they may have been exposed to TB when they shared a class last spring with a student recently diagnosed with the contagious disease.

CBS 11–09/18/2013

Irving ISD

Irving High School Student Treated For Tuberculosis

An Irving high school student has been diagnosed and is being treated for tuberculosis, according to the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services.

CBSDFW.COM–09/13/2013

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Greyhound Passengers Complain Sick Rider Allowed To Stay On Bus

Some Greyhound bus passengers are questioning whether they were exposed to an illness, possibly Tuberculosis, after they say they were forced to share a bus with a sick passenger.

CBS 11–09/02/2013

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Dallas Middle School Students To Be Tested For Tuberculosis

With two weeks left in the school year, several students and teachers from a Dallas middle school will take an unexpected test Tuesday.

06/03/2013

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

TCC President Sends Letter Concerning TB Testing

The president of the Tarrant County College Southeast Campus in Arlington sent out a letter Thursday detailing steps being taken in light of the recent tuberculosis (TB) alert.

03/22/2012

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Former TCC Southeast Campus Student Tests Positive For TB

A former student testing positive for tuberculosis has 200 students, faculty and staff at Tarrant County College’s Southeast campus in Arlington facing the possibility of needing their own TB tests.

03/21/2012

Tangled metal intertwines with charred wood after a fire destroyed the main building of the Selwyn Preparatory School in Denton.

Charred Denton School Rallies Parents, Staff To Move Forward

Students, teachers and parents in Denton will work to put a fire behind them and focus on the future during a Monday night meeting.

01/30/2012

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