Tuberculosis scare at a DeSoto County School - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Tuberculosis scare at a DeSoto County School

A health warning this morning from one DeSoto County school.  Students at Horn Lake Intermediate school were sent home with letters Wednesday informing parents someone at the school tested positive for tuberculosis.  The health department will be at the school Tuesday at 8 a.m to test Horn Lake Intermediate students and staff for free.  TB is a bacterial infection that affects the lungs. Treatment lasts several months.
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