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Officials Say 150 Potentially Exposed to Tuberculosis at Roanoke School

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Roanoke, VA - The Health Department is continuing to investigate a case of tuberculosis at a Roanoke school.

The Roanoke City Health District had a press conference Wednesday morning about the issue at William Fleming. They say they have identified 150 people who were potentially exposed, and will be tested.

On Monday, students and staff and William Fleming will be getting letters saying whether they need skin testing.

The Health Department should have the results by Monday, December 9.

So far, just one case of tuberculosis has been confirmed.

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