Monday, March 11, 2013

Los Angeles, CA: 400+ Students, Staff at Cal Poly Urged to Get Tested for TB

A student at Cal Poly Pomona has become infected with tuberculosis and campus officials are alerting the 375 students and 20 faculty who may have had repeated contact with the student to get a TB skin test, campus officials said on Friday.

Students can receive free TB testing through Student Health Services.

Priority will be given to those who are contacted directly. Faculty and staff can receive testing through their regular health care provider.

http://www.nbcnews.com/id/51104766/ns/local_news-los_angeles_ca/t/possible-tb-infection-cal-poly-pomona/