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CALIFORNIA: TB Exposure Warning at Lincoln High School


San Diego Union-Tribune (12.16.11) - Monday, December 19,

The San Diego Unified School District is contacting students, faculty, and staff who may have been exposed to TB by a person at Lincoln High School. The period of potential exposure was Sept. 6 - Dec. 6. The school will offer free testing to those affected on Jan. 31. In addition, TB testing is available at the county's six health centers. For more information, contact Lincoln High at 619-266-5500 or the County TB Program at 619- 692-8621.


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