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FLORIDA: 8 SunCruz Workers Will Receive More TB Tests




 

Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville) (07.14.07) - Monday, July

Eight of 126 Mayport-based SunCruz Casinos ship employees tested for possible exposure to TB had positive results and will undergo additional tests, according to the Duval County Health Department. The initial case, a former employee, was hospitalized; tests on that person's relatives were negative.



 


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