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State Investigating TB Exposure In Detroit Medical Facilities

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DETROIT (AP) -- A tuberculosis scare in Detroit is prompting investigations in four different medical facilities.

The Michigan Department of Community Health says a worker didn't know he had TB and worked in several area hospitals.  

The worker was in contact with more than 560 patients getting dental care between August 1st and December 17th.  

The hospitals in question include the Detroit Medical Center, Henry Ford Hospital, St. John Hospital and University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry.

 

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