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Woman With Deadly Form Of Tuberculosis Spent Time In Missouri

Health officials are trying to track down people who may have been in contact with a woman with a rare and deadly form of hard-to-treat tuberculosis.


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Missouri Bill Requires Colleges To Have TB Tests

Under the legislation, any student who refuses to participate in the testing would not be able to enroll in classes.


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A New Law to Fight the Spread of TB

The bill would grant local public health authorities or departments the power to require individuals they suspect are infected with TB to get treatment.



St. Louis Health Department Finds No Active Tuberculosis at Busch Stadium

Health Director says two more workers tested positive, but she’s confident there are no active TB cases


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Health Department Testing for Tuberculosis in Cardinal’s Office

Health Department says “public not at risk.”


St. Louis Zoo Elephant, Donna, Has Tuberculosis

Zoo health experts say they detected disease early and can successfully treat it.


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