CBC.caTuberculosis case confirmed in St. AnthonyCBC.caA patient who died at the hospital in St. Anthony on Feb. 10 had tuberculosis, Labrador-Grenfell Health confirms, as the health authority now moves to test individuals who may have had close contact with that person. In a news release late Friday, the ...Tuberculosis Case Confirmed on Northern PeninsulaVO
Active tuberculosis case reported at IUPUI; 390 to be testedWTHRNearly 400 people will be tested for possible exposure to tuberculosis after an IUPUI student was diagnosed with an active case of the disease. The Marion County Public Health Department's TB Control program and the university worked together to ...
Fox 59Health officials: IUPUI student diagnosed with tuberculosis, testing recommended for nearly 400 peopleFox 59INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Feb. 12, 2016) – Officials at IUPUI are taking precautions after a student was diagnosed with tuberculosis. The health department and IUPUI worked together to identify and notify nearly 400 students, staff and faculty members
cleveland.comCleveland withdraws Tamir Rice claim; second teen arrested in fatal shooting; tuberculosis case in Akron: Northeast ...cleveland.com(cleveland.com)(WJW Channel 8). Detectives have arrested a second teen in the weekend shooting death of a Kent State University student. (cleveland.com)(WEWS Channel 5). Summit County Public Health officials are inv
Summit case of tuberculosis confirmed; case involves someone associated with North High SchoolAkron Beacon JournalSummit County health officials have confirmed a case of tuberculosis disease in a person associated with North High School in Akron. Health officials, citing patient privacy laws, will not identify the person. A news release issued by Summit Coun
cleveland.comTuberculosis case confirmed at Akron North High Schoolcleveland.comAKRON, Ohio -- Summit County Public Health officials are investigating a case of tuberculosis at Akron's North High School. The agency said Thursday that it is conducting an investigation to identify and contact all exposed individuals. The agency ...Case of tuberculosis con
The role of Xpert MTB/RIF in diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in post-mortem tissuesNature.comThe extent to which the Xpert MTB/RIF (Gene Xpert) contributes to tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis in samples other than sputum and cerebrospinal fluid remains uncertain. We aimed to assess the role of Xpert MTB/RIF for detecting M. tuberculosis in post ...
Lost Coast OutpostSoHum Man Had Tuberculosis When He Died, Tests RevealLost Coast OutpostThe county's investigation is ongoing, according to Hava Phillips, a public health nurse in the DHHS Health Branch's Communicable Disease and Tuberculosis Control Program. “Tuberculosis investigations are long and complicated,” Phillips said. “We're ...
whnt.com2 more cases of tuberculosis diagnosed in Perry Countywhnt.comDivision of tuberculosis control Director Pam Barrett said in a statement Thursday that one case of the airborne bacterial infection was diagnosed in a child less than 15 years old. Officials have said an outbreak in the rural Alabama county killed ...2 new tuberculosis cases found in Perr
New York TimesIn Rural Alabama, a Longtime Mistrust of Medicine Fuels a Tuberculosis OutbreakNew York TimesMarion is in the throes of a tuberculosis outbreak so severe that it has posted an incidence rate about 100 times greater than the state's and worse than in many developing countries. Residents, local officials and medical experts said the struggle
Tuberculosis, also known as TB, is common and in many cases, deadly infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis. This information was gathered after research, according to Wikipedia.