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Tuberculosis

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

Ennis ISD Dealing With Tuberculosis Scare

The Ennis ISD posted a letter on their website, saying that tuberculosis screenings had resulted in “a higher than hoped level of positives.”

09/19/2011

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

Ennis ISD Teacher Tests Positive For Tuberculosis

A teacher in the Ennis ISD has tested positive for tuberculosis. The district will send a letter to students and parents to identify potential contacts.

08/30/2011

A patient receives a tuberculosis shot. (credit: David Greedy/Getty Images)

DISD Teen Diagnosed With TB Before Dying

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.

CBSDFW.COM–01/13/2011

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