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  • Tuberculosis scare delays flight

    December 2, 2013 9:35 AM

    PHOENIX- About 70 passengers on a US Airways Express flight from Texas to Arizona were briefly kept on the plane after it landed, and some say they were told to get tuberculosis tests and vaccinations. Responders on Saturday boarded the plane in Phoenix and removed a man who was asked... more »
  • DHH confirms three infected with TB Play Video

    June 12, 2013 5:33 PM

    PLAQUEMINE- The state health department confirmed that three people in Plaquemine have contracted tuberculosis, and they are treating others for the infection. Brooklyn Marionnaux tells News 2 her children and father-in-law are dealing with the serious infection, which attacks the lungs. "People are judging not wanting to come... more »
  • TB tests pending for people at LHS, Truman

    December 18, 2012 10:48 AM

    LAFAYETTE - About 200 students and faculty and staff members at Lafayette High School are awaiting the results of blood tests taken Monday that may indicate if they are positive for tuberculosis. Blood was drawn from those who had been identified as possibly having been exposed to an individual suspected... more »

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