2 New Tuberculosis Cases Confirmed At Elk Grove SchoolsTwo new cases of tuberculosis have been confirmed at Franklin Elementary School and Franklin High School in Elk Grove.
150 Florin High Students, Staff Will Be Tested For Tuberculosis In SacramentoThe case at Florin High School comes less than a year after a major outbreak at Grant High School, and now the focus is on preventing the infection’s spread.
Florin High School Student Diagnosed With Active TBCounty health officials confirm that a Sacramento-area high school student has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Santa Barbara TB Patient A Santa Barbara man with a contagious case of drug-resistant tuberculosis was wanted on an arrest warrant Friday so he can complete treatment, health officials said.
Search On In Stockton For Homeless Man With TuberculosisEduardo Rosas Cruz, 26, first came on health officials' radar in March, after he was diagnosed with a severe and contagious strain of TB. According to the court complaint, he didn't comply with treatment.
Arrest Sought In San Joaquin County Tuberculosis CaseProsecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment, putting those around him at risk.
Parents Concerned As Grant High Tuberculosis Investigation Draws To Close
Officials: 21 Students Exposed To TB At Grant High SchoolHealth officials say 21 students at a Sacramento high school appear to have been exposed to tuberculosis.
Tuberculosis, Measles And Rare Polio-like Disease Outbreaks In California Not LinkedSmall but unusual outbreaks of tuberculosis, measles and an extremely rare polio-like disease in several regions across California have set off concerns about the risks of exposure. All the infectious disease reports are actively being investigated, and California health officials say it is sheer coincidence that they arose at the same time.
Judge Denies Jailed Tuberculosis Patient's Request To Be ReleasedA judge has refused to release a tuberculosis patient who was jailed and charged after allegedly refusing to take medication to keep his disease from becoming contagious.
Babies In Intensive Care At Sacramento, Solano Hospitals Exposed To TuberculosisSacramento and Solano county health officials are working to notify the parents of babies who recently spent time in the neonatal intensive care units at two hospitals that their babies were exposed to tuberculosis.