Bronx High School of Science teacher tests positive for Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (TB) screenings are planned for students and faculty of the Bronx High School of Science after a teacher tested positive. City health officials say it takes up to 12 weeks after exposure

News 12 Staff

Apr 2, 2006, 11:42 PM

Updated 6,629 days ago

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Bronx High School of Science teacher tests positive for Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB) screenings are planned for students and faculty of the Bronx High School of Science after a teacher tested positive.
City health officials say it takes up to 12 weeks after exposure to TB for the skin test to give an accurate result. The teacher is currently undergoing treatment.
The screening is scheduled for May 15.


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